Raising awareness of Indigenous clean water issues – Cornwall Seaway News

August 25, 2020

CORNWALL, Ontario – On Sunday, Aug. 23, Zach Stabb, a 16-year-old student at Howard S Billings Regional High School in Chateauguay, QC, left St. Joseph’s Oratory in Montreal on his bike with the goal of reaching Toronto by Aug. 29. He embarked on this journey to help raise awareness and funds to help resolve clean water issues in First Nations communities. Cornwall was his first stop on Sunday night.

Students at Zach’s high school are tasked in their senior year to complete a project that has a positive impact. After conducting some research, Zach learned that despite Canada controlling six per cent of the world’s fresh water, 20 per cent of First Nations communities face challenges related to consistent access to clean water.

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