Together, we can help fund work that supports Indigenous women in the following areas:
- Addressing gender-based violence
- Economic justice
- Cultural education
- Child welfare
Projects will promote these values
- The growth of Indigenous languages and cultures
- Awareness of underlying causes of suffering
- Empowerment of women
- The ability of women to develop their full potential
- Culturally safe education and training for Indigenous women
This grant is funded by sales of the limited edition prints of “Awakening,” a painting by Canadian artist David Alexander Risk. We thank him for donating this painting to WICC, and our board for its vision to use this gift to benefit Indigenous women in Canada.
Go to https://wicc.org/grant-programs/awakening-grant/awakening-print/ to discover how you can be part of the healing.
If you would like to donate directly to the Awakening grants, go to https://wicc.org/donate-online/