I got incredible news:
Notification Letter from Toronto Arts Council
September 20, 2016
To: Mike Ormsby
I am pleased to inform you that the Toronto Arts Council Board of Directors has approved funding to support your project.
Applicant Name: Mike Ormsby
Application ID: 7947 | Animating Historic Sites
Mike Ormsby will present Wiigwaasi-Jiimaan (Birch Bark Canoe): The Culture and Tradition of the Canoe….And Its Sustainability, a birch bark canoe build at Evergreen Brick Works. Through the culture and the traditions involved, the canoe can be a means to understanding much more about both Native and non-Native peoples, our shared histories, and where we can go from here….
On behalf of the Board, I would like to congratulate you on receiving this grant and wish you success with your work….