The Turkish Culture Ministry is also planning to restore the Georgian Oshki
Church in the eastern province of Erzurum's Camliyamac village.
Kizis Shelter, Ottawa: To refurbish 15 beds, $120,000 this year, and $255,000 this year and next, in operating funds to support those beds.
We are pleased that Oshki
, through yet another partnership with the college, can bring education to our people in a culturally appropriate and inviting environment, as too often our people are intimidated by mainstream colleges and universities," Oshki
executive director Rosie Mosquito said during a Sept.
At a different location, Minwaashin Lodge also operates Oshki Kizis Lodge for homeless and abused Native women and children.
Nineteen-bed Oshki Kizis Lodge near the downtown core opened more than three years ago and operates on per diem funding from the city of Ottawa.
Oshki Kizis provides advocacy, counselling, referrals, legal advocacy and support, help with housing and transition, cultural and spiritual programs, and children's programs to help broken families.
Lakehead University's Native student association and Confederation College's Oshki
Anishnawbeg student association held their fourth annual partnership spring powwow March 21 to 23.
Oshki was created in 1996 by NAN's development corporation as a post-secondary institute offering a wide range of training.
In scoping out opportunities in the Ring of Fire, Oshki employed Cambrian College to take the trades training to the communities.
Planning for this powwow was done by the Oshki
Anishnawbeg Student Association and the Lakehead University Aboriginal Awareness Program.
OSHKI serves the Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN), a collection of 49 First Nation communities located throughout the region.
OSHKI also envisions a wider application for the technology.