Entries by Ann Jacques

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LMDC – Offering Programs Based on Community Needs

The Listuguj Mi’gmaq Development Centre (LMDC) has been a staple in the community for over 25 years. The Centre opened in 1996 and provides education, training, and development opportunities. The staff ensures that community members have the tools and resources they need to attend adult education or vocational schooling and to be job-ready to get […]

Deven and Amanda Make History on The Amazing Race Canada

Although Deven Condo-Mitchell and Amanda Larocque didn’t make it to the finale of The Amazing Race Canada, their legacy and appearance on the show has made history across Turtle Island. The couple brought laughter to viewers week after week, and it was incredible to see the perseverance and growth that came with each challenge. The […]

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Introducing LMG’s new CEO – Bassem Abdrabou

The Listuguj Mi’gmaq Government is pleased to announce the acquisition of the new Chief Executive Officer, Bassem Abdrabou. Abdrabou has taken on the role officially as of June 31st this year. Abdrabou has a very impressive repertoire of education and work experience. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, as well as a Master’s […]

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Mi’gmawei Mawio’mi Secretariat

The Mi’gmawei Mawio’mi Secretariat’s mission to gather, engage, and inform the people of Gespe’gewa’gi. We are dedicated to providing you with relevant information to keep you informed and engaged in the affairs of our community and ensure that you are involved in every step of our Nation’s development in Gespe’gewa’gi. To further facilitate communication and […]

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CCP’s Youth Art Gala Night

With great success the CCP Team hosted the Listuguj Youth Art Gala on Monday, August 21, 2023. Over 100 art pieces and essay submission were showcased, all thanks to the insightful and beautiful minds of our Listuguj youth. Wela’lioq to the 125+ people who took time out of their busy schedules to come and support […]

Education Summer Students

The Listuguj Education Directorate is grateful to the post-secondary students who joined our team this summer. We’re proud of the work they accomplished and want to introduce them to you. We sat down with each summer student to learn more about how their summers went. We first spoke with Hailey Swasson who started her summer […]

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Listuguj Pow Wow

Rain or shine, the spirit of Listuguj Powwow shines bright. Together, we’ve proven that nothing can dampen the spirit of our powwow family. A heartfelt thank you goes out to our vendors for their dedication and determination in serving our visitors, despite the challenging conditions. Your creativity and commitment truly shined this weekend! Thank you […]

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Listuguj Community Garden

Garden coordinator Sue Ann Clement began working in the community garden in 2019. At that time, the garden was on a small plot measuring roughly one acre, but today the space has increased to 13 acres. Currently, one acre is used for food for the community. Clement said, “I’d love to be able to keep […]