Developed by the Aboriginal Sport and Wellness Council of Ontario and Indigenous youth, Standing Bear is the first of its kind, offering culturally grounded leadership programming.

Mississauga, ON – October 2, 2018 – Standing Bear, a leadership program for Indigenous youth, developed by the Aboriginal Sport and Wellness Council of Ontario (ASWCO), stands apart from other leadership programs for three primary reasons: the program was developed in consultation with more than 550 Indigenous youth across Ontario, the program is culturally grounded within an Indigenous framework of learning, being and doing, and the program works to create collective impact, bringing together a variety of stakeholders, organizations and communities, with one common purpose.

To learn more, click here:  Standing Bear Youth Leadership Program