5 Anniversary & Grand Opening
On Friday Feb 2nd we celebrated the grand opening of our new space (201 Avenue B North) and our 5th anniversary. It was a heartfelt celebration. Seeing the support of our community partners, founders and political leaders, gives us strength and hope that we can continue doing what we do for more years to come.
We started our opening event with inspiring and supportive words of political figures; Charlie Clark – City of Saskatoon Mayor
Betty Nippi-Albright – MLA for the NDP
Aly Bear – FSIN Vice-Chief
Dustin Ross Fiddler – Chokecherry Studios Board Chair
Kurt Wintermute – United Way Saskatoon Board Chair
Aaron Timoshyk – Program Manager Build Up’s Saskatoon
Kiyari McNab – Chokecherry Studios Co-funder & Wapahki Coordinator
Andrea Cessna – Chokecherry Studios Executive Director
Thank you to all of those who took the time to come in and support us. Community is build with one and other, coming together. Now more than ever is time to show up!
Check our full opening ceremony in our Youtube Channel: https://youtu.be/EdZl4jv4c2o?feature=shared
“Grace happens when we act with others on behalf of our world.” - Joanna Macy