For Truth and Reconciliation, the Listuguj Mi’gmaq Government and the Listuguj Mi’gmaw Language and Culture Revitalization Program handed out vibrant orange shirts to the community, that were designed by Griffin Thomas Germain.
On September 30th, a ceremony was held at the Etlinpisulti’gw (Healing Grounds) with remarks from Roseann Martin, Chief Darcy Gray, and Councillor Chad Gedeon. Campbellton Mayor, Ian Comeau, and Pointe-à-la-Croix Mayor, Pascal Bujold were also in attendance.
It was an emotional day to reflect on and honour Residential School survivors and those who didn’t make it home.
By Ann Marie Jacques