Why Indigenous Peoples Must be First

Time:

Friday at 1:00pm

Location:

Level 2, Room 18

Speaker:

Beverly Hadland

Organization:

Crossroads (Exhibitor Booth: 023)

Seminar Description:

Bev will give an overview of the Indigenous Peoples before the Europeans arrived; life with treaties and life in the last 75 yrs. It will bring a clear mandate from the Truth & Reconciliation Commission and what Christian youth can do to make a difference.

Speaker's Biography:

A passionate advocate for Canada’s First Peoples, Bev travels cross country with a message of hope and healing, raising awareness of physical, emotional and spiritual needs. She has visited 54 Indigenous communities in the past two years and has spoken in 13 countries to 3 million people.