Breakfast bags distributed to community members over the summer of 2020 in order to help ease increased food insecurity brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. ELC offered this breakfast program in Iqaluit at the ELC office over the summer 2020. In Rankin Inlet, ELC partnered with the Elementary School to purchase healthy breakfast items for their program. In Cambridge Bay, ELC with the partnership of the Department of Healthy Living was offering breakfasts at the Youth Center from November 2020 to March 2021.
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.
The last Nuglugasuaq contest is snow sculptures! Send us your submission by April 1st, 12pm EST for a chance to win.
Create a short reel outside!
For adults, Youth, and children in Nunavut! March 7-18.
Progress at the Introduction to Sewing Workshop!
Beaded earring kits and tutorials by ELC Program Coordinator Julia Ogina were distributed to some Kitikmeot communities this year.
Youth in Iqaluit learned to make their own jewelry at Aayuraa Studio this February!