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