Josie Nepinak: Awo Taan Healing Lodge – CFWE

Indigenous community members and non-Indigenous allies are set to gather on Calgary’s Stephen Avenue Walk on Tuesday in honour of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls.

October 4 marks the 19th annual Sisters in Spirit vigils, which are held across Canada and internationally in remembrance of missing and murdered Indigenous women. The Awo Taan Healing Lodge, an emergency women’s shelter, is spearheading the walk in Calgary.

In honour of murdered and missing Indigenous women, girls and two-spirit people across Canada, the Sisters in Spirit Vigil will take to Stephen Avenue and Olympic Plaza on Tuesday.

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