How Can Your Business Take Part in Truth and Reconciliation?
Tue December 10 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pmFree
Presenter: Jessica Dumas, Jessica Dumas Coaching and Training
1 in 7 Manitobans are Indigenous and the population is growing. Participants will gain an understanding of the context of Indigenous people in Canada, in a time where Indigenous are recognized as the youngest and fastest growing population. This seminar will give you an introduction on how to find resources and respond to Truth and Reconciliation Commissions (TRC) Calls to Action Number 92, to the corporate and business sector.
NOTE: Please feel free to bring a snack or brown bag lunch to make the most of this session.
Attendees will learn the following:
1. Learn about Indigenous based businesses, resources and strategies on Truth and Reconciliation Commissions, calls to action
2. A better understanding of what you hear in the media related to reconciliation
3. A different perspective and a better understanding of the history of Indigenous Canada
Jessica Dumas is an Indigenous professional coach and master facilitator and owner of Jessica Dumas Coaching and Training. She has served as the past chairperson for the Aboriginal Chamber of Commerce and is currently the Chairperson for the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce. She was recognized in 2015 as a 40 under 40 Manitoban making a difference, and in 2017, as a Future Leader of Manitoba.
This seminar is available for remote participants via webinar (i.e., from a computer, tablet or smartphone). Please choose “Online” at registration. The day before the event, we will send you a confirmation email with the link to join the seminar online.
Online registration will close at 12:00 p.m. the business day prior to the event. To register past this deadline, contact us at 204.253.4888.