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Greener Tomorrow funds girls hockey league in SanikiluaqMay 16, 2018

A Greener Tomorrow program grant is giving even more young girls in Sanikiluaq, NU the opportunity to play hockey.
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Greener Tomorrow provides Breakfast for ChildrenMay 16, 2018

Students can concentrate and learn better throughout the school day when they’ve had a nutritious breakfast. Thanks to a Greener Tomorrow grant, kids at the elementary school in Arviat, NU, get to ...
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Portage La Loche Bears Witness to Jordan’s PrincipleMay 16, 2018

Employees of the Northern store pharmacy in Portage La Loche, SK showed their support of Jordan’s Principle by bringing stuffed bears to work on Bear Witness Day, along with employees from across t...
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Preserving Indigenous LanguagesMay 16, 2018

​The North West Company’s Indigenous Language program for shoppers, rolled out last October, is believed to be the first offered by a major Canadian retailer.
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Engaging Students Through SportsMay 16, 2018

Being part of a team can help students feel a sense of belonging at school – and, in turn, want to attend. That’s the goal of the School Engagement Through Sports program at Qitiqliq Middle School ...
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Kids in Kugluktuk Learn About Being Healthy & HappyMay 4, 2018

Kids in Kugluktuk, Nunavut were introduced to the benefits of healthy eating in a fun way in March.
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Greener Tomorrow Helps Clean Up Arctic Bay May 4, 2018

The Arctic Bay Army Cadet Corps will be spending a day at the beach in Arctic Bay, Nunavut – to clean it up.
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Keeping Hall Beach Clean with Greener Tomorrow May 4, 2018

The Greener Tomorrow program is helping keep Hall Beach, Nunavut clean.
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Celebrating Earth Day with Greener Tomorrow GrantsMay 4, 2018

​Northern and NorthMart stores throughout northern Canada celebrated another successful year of the Greener Tomorrow program on Earth Day, April 22, by presenting grants to participating communities.
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Quick response to Portage La Loche Northern Store FireMay 4, 2018

When the Northern Food Store in Portage La Loche, Saskatchewan was destroyed by a fire, The North West Company responded quickly to ensure community members still had access to groceries to feed th...
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