Disclosure of Grant and Contribution Awards

Recipient Name: ABORIGINAL WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION OF PEI
Location: Lennox Island, Prince Edward Island
Date: 2007-10-12
Value: $60,500.00
Type: Grant
Purpose: One hundred Aboriginal women from Lennox Island, Abegweit and urban centres will participate in a talking circle, 16 workshops, small open information sessions, and a one-day provincial session. The project will give the women knowledge and skills about the causes of violence, through a proven approach: a concentrated effort of three communities to examine the roots of violence and develop strategies to educate people about their responsibility for owning and advancing solutions to eliminate family violence.