What Can Friendship Do?

What Can Friendship Do?

By: Deanna, Camp Staff
Mishkeegogamang is a beautiful community that I have been blessed to spend the month of July in for the last four years. Yet, for all the time I have been fortunate to spend here, and all the energy I put into running Mish Adventure’s children and

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Mish Adventures 2014

Mish Adventures 2014

By: Hope, Camp Staff
Last week was our first week of camp up in Mishkeegogamang and it flew by – great weather, a wonderful team, and awesome young people hanging out with us. We started the week with staff planning and included the awesome youth we had at Muskoka Woods to share

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Mish Adventures – Week 3

By: Michelle, Camp Staff

 
The last week of camp seemed to fly by, with more fun times and theme days with the kids. Rainy days came but didn’t get us down! We brought the youth back for some more time hanging out, playing floor hockey and other games,

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Mish Adventures – Week 1

By: Karen, Mish Adventures Coordinator
 
After 24 hours of driving with stops in New Liskeard and Thunder Bay, we (all 18 of us) arrived in Mishkeegogamang on Sunday, July 7. We were greeted by so many friends who were anxious for us to get up here and spend the

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Mish Adventures – Junior Leadership Week

By: Karen, Mish Adventures Coordinator
 
Three staff and 10 youth from Mishkeegogmang Reserve arrived at Muskoka Woods on Sunday, June 30 for a week of fun and leadership training. It took a couple of days for us to get to know each other and develop a safe and fun community

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Mishkeegogamang Kids Go to Muskoka Woods Camp

“This is going to be quite the adventure for our kids,” said one of the mothers who had three children invited to attend a week at Muskoka Woods Sports Resort.  And what an adventure it was.  After a 24 hour road trip in a 16-passenger school bus, 11 kids arrived

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Speroway Connection in Attawapiskat

December 12, 2011
This note has been written by Heather Kooiman, a nurse working presently in Attawapiskat.  Heather has been part of the Speroway First Nations Camp program for the past few years and recently went to Attawaspoiskat to work.  In July 2011 she directed the Speroway Day Camp at

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Maple Leaf Foods Donates Meat

Through our corporate partnership with Maple Leaf Foods, we have been able to direct 5500 lbs (11 skids) of meat product to several First Nations communities.
Our shipping partner dedicated to First Nations communities is Faith Charities of Ontario. Faith Charities is able to handle large quantity shipments and partners with

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Good News in Mish Community

The Mishkeegogamang Ojibway Nation Community Update (PDF) for May 2011 was distributed recently and it features the news about the Bunk Bed Program. The community newsletter features comments from Speroway First Nations Coordinator Karen Ward (see page 7).
The good news about the beds once again highlights the need to

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