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Tuesday, September 28, 2021
Sask Bulletin

Orange Shirt Day – Every Child Matters began in 2013 when Phyllis Webstad told her story at the residential school commemoration event in Williams Lake, B.C. She was six years old in 1973 when she arrived at St. Joseph Mission school for her first day. She told of how proud she was to wear her new orange shirt that her grandma had bought her for this special occasion. When she arrived at school, the shirt was taken away and replaced with a uniform, never to be worn again.

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Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Sask Bulletin

More than 700 families were provided with food, games and personal care items through the delivery of Cheer Crates from the Saskatoon Public Schools Foundation following the latest event held during the summer months.

The Cheer Crate campaign was created to support Saskatoon Public Schools’ families in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. More than 2,900 Cheer Crates filled with food, learning materials and necessities were delivered to families last year during distribution days in May, June, September and December.

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Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Sask Bulletin

Kirsten Cavanaugh [left] and Janet Okoko help support new residents to Canada overcome numerous barriers. Their shared passion ultimately led them to receiving a McDowell Foundation grant for their project, Strengthening Schools to Support Syrian Refugees During the Pandemic.

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Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Sask Bulletin

Former Saskatchewan Bulletin Editor Jens Nielsen [left] when Jay Wilson, Professor and Department Head of Curriculum Studies at the University of Saskatchewan, was conducting the interview during Nielsen’s final days ahead of his retirement.

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Friday, June 25, 2021
Sask Bulletin

REGINA–Ten schools in Saskatchewan will each receive a $10,000 grant to support student nutrition after being selected to win this year’s Mosaic School Nutrition Challenge.

“We can’t wait to see what this year’s winning schools create with their funding for the next school year,” said Sarah Fedorchuk, Mosaic’s Vice-President Government and Public Affairs, North America.

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