National Commemorative Marker Project
This project is to assist communities who wish to place commemorative markers on the sites of all 139 former residential schools recognized by the Indian Residential School Settlement Agreement (IRSSA). This project was developed and is managed by the Assembly of First Nations and the Aboriginal Healing Foundation (the project partners). A total of 139 grants of $6,500 each are available – one for each school recognized under the IRSSA. Participants must complete activities related to this project by March 31, 2014.
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