Backpacks of Hope Iqaluit 2020


Near the end of the year of 2020, ELC was donated over 250 backpacks filled with homemade blankets, teddy bears and other small souvenirs. The backpacks were divided and distributed to local daycares of Iqaluit, new mothers and mothers to be staying in the community, as well as families with young children. Thank you to Jabez Ministry for the generous donation.

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Sealskin & Beaded Earrings Kit + Tutorial

Youth in Iqaluit came to the office in April to pickup a beading kit which contained: 1 pack of seed beads1 roll of thread2 beading needles4 earring hooks1 E6000 glue2 leather squares2 suede squares1 black storage box All 50 kits were given away! The full tutorial is now available in English and Inuktitut for anyone.


Nuglugasuaq – Snow Sculptures

The last Nuglugasuaq contest is snow sculptures! Send us your submission by April 1st, 12pm EST for a chance to win.

Self Care

Beaded Earring Kits

Beaded earring kits and tutorials by ELC Program Coordinator Julia Ogina were distributed to some Kitikmeot communities this year.

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