Between April 23 and May 14, over 50 people are participating in the Pilgrimage for Indigenous Rights, a 600 km walk from Kitchener-Waterloo, ON to Ottawa.
The pilgrimage is sponsored by Mennonite Church Canada and the Indigenous Peoples Solidarity Project of Christian Peacemaker Teams, and is guided by a Discernment Circle of Indigenous and settler leaders.
Its purpose is to
Among the Winnipeg walkers are Steve Heinrichs (Hope), Erin Froese (Hope), Kathleen Witt (Hope) and Henry Neufeld (Fort Garry).
You are invited to support the Pilgrimage by
Learn more about the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
Submitted by Esther Epp-Tiessen on behalf of the Indigenous Settler Working Group at Home Street