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Wisdom features stories related to the unique history, culture and traditions of Indigenous communities.

This section is made possible by our Community Leaders Program.

Indigenous hairstylist putting Thunder Bay on the map <b>(11 photos)</b>

Indigenous hairstylist putting Thunder Bay on the map (11 photos)

How a local hair professional is bringing gender inclusivity to her styling chair.
Crystal “Zee” Hardy is decolonizing Thunder Bay’s airwaves <b>(4 photos)</b>

Crystal “Zee” Hardy is decolonizing Thunder Bay’s airwaves (4 photos)

Crystal “Zee” Hardy hit Thunder Bay's airwaves last September with her radio show Zee's Place.
Indigenous lawyer is making strides

Indigenous lawyer is making strides

Etienne Esquega continues his success during Covid-19.
Indigenous Food Circles shape food sovereignty

Indigenous Food Circles shape food sovereignty

The Indigenous Food Circle’s partnership with the Thunder Bay District Health Unit.
Indigenous Food Circle a standing force during COVID-19 <b>(2 photos)</b>

Indigenous Food Circle a standing force during COVID-19 (2 photos)

Surviving and thriving during a global pandemic.
Youth immersed in water conservation journey across the north shore <b>(9 photos)</b>

Youth immersed in water conservation journey across the north shore (9 photos)

A local Anishnaabe woman is mentoring youth with a non-profit dedicated to the preservation of water.
Local hostel provides place of comfort for international community <b>(5 photos)</b>

Local hostel provides place of comfort for international community (5 photos)

Haven Hostel has provided international students with a stable place to stay during the school year.
A cultural service-model

A cultural service-model

How Tikinagan is bringing traditional values and customs to family welfare in Thunder Bay.
Revolutionizing change through education

Revolutionizing change through education

Indigenous professor bringing transformation to Thunder Bay through academia.
An all-inclusive space bringing true hospitality to Thunder Bay <b>(8 photos)</b>

An all-inclusive space bringing true hospitality to Thunder Bay (8 photos)

In Common, a not so common local restaurant.