Where they work:

Hazelton, Upper Skeena, British Columbia

Storytellers’ Foundation is based in the Upper Skeena River region in northwest British Columbia, home to 14 distinct communities located on the traditional territories of the Gitxsan First Nation. Storytellers Foundation promotes community economic development through an integrated approach that stems from the diverse values and socioeconomic visions of community members.

We chose them for:

Promoting economic development by promoting collaboration and dialogue between the Gitxsan people, neighbouring First Nations in the Upper Skeena, environmental organizations, and non-aboriginal governments.