Contribution funding recipients 2020–2021

The Listen, Hear our Voices initiative (part of the Indigenous Documentary Heritage Initiatives) is providing $739,305 to support 19 projects by First Nations, Inuit and Métis Nation organizations throughout Canada.

The project list is organized alphabetically by province and city.

Funding recipients 2020–2021
OrganizationProject TitleFundingProvinceCity
Alberta First Nations Information Governance CentrePreserving Blackfoot Stories in Treaty Seven Territory$24,805AlbertaCalgary
Lesser Slave Lake Indian Regional Council – Treaty Aboriginal Rights Research (LSLIRC-TARR) Program ArchiveLSLIRC-TARR Audio/Visual Collection Digitization Project$39,480AlbertaSlave Lake
McLeod Lake Indian BandKhuda Tsune – preserving our history and culture for the health and wellbeing of our people$33,810British ColumbiaMcLeod Lake
Okanagan Indian BandListening to our Syilx Ancestors$60,000British ColumbiaVernon
Fisher River Cree Nation (FRCN)FRCN Community Oral History Archive$22,230ManitobaKoostatak
Nisichawayasi Nehetho Culture and Education Authority Inc.LHOV-NCN Audio Archival Work$51,527ManitobaNelson House
Keewatin Tribal Council Kayas Achanohkewina: Legends of Long Ago$19,515ManitobaThompson
Indigenous Languages of Manitoba Inc.Honouring the Voices of Our Relatives$42,240ManitobaWinnipeg
Mamawi Apikatetan Braiding Histories Inc.Screenshots of the 90's: Active Wisdom and Modern Voices$25,000ManitobaWinnipeg
Manitoba Indigenous Cultural Education Centre Inc.Honouring Our Ancestors Gifts$50,025ManitobaWinnipeg
Tłı̨chǫ GovernmentDigitizing the Tłı̨chǫ Audio and Video Archive$59,500Northwest TerritoriesBehchokǫ̀
Inuit Broadcasting Corporation (IBC)IBC Iqqaumavavut: "We Remember Them" Archival Project$60,000NunavutIqaluit
Woodland Cultural Centre Dwadwęnaga:da:t (We Raise Up Our Words) Digitization and Workshop Series$25,000OntarioBrantford
Beausoleil First Nation Public LibraryOur Legacy – Our Home (Digitizing Project)$25,000OntarioChristian Island
Mishamikoweesh CorporationKingfisher Lake Language & Culture Digitization Project$24,600OntarioKingfisher Lake
Chippewas of Nawash Language NestThe Chippewas of Nawash Anishnaabemowin Digitization Project$48,508OntarioNeyaashiinigmiing
Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural InstitutePromoting Digitisation in Eeyou Istchee$59,963QuebecOujé-Bougoumou
First Nations University of Canada"These stories have walked a long way" – Repatriation of Touchwood Agency Tribal Council Oral Traditions$11,550SaskatchewanRegina
Council of Yukon First Nations – Yukon Native Language Centre (YNLC)YNLC long-term capacity for digitizing First Nations language materials in the Yukon$56,552YukonWhitehorse
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