Toronto 2017 NAIG Announces Major Partnership
Toronto 2017 NAIG Host Society – Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games (2017 NAIG) Announces Major Partnership with City of Hamilton and McMaster University
– Marcia Trudeau, CEO, Toronto 2017 NAIG Host Society
– Chief Ava Hill, Six Nations of the Grand River
– Chief Stacey LaForme, Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation
– Filomena Tassi, Member of Parliament for Hamilton West–Ancaster–Dundas
– Hon. David Zimmer, Ontario Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation
– Fred Eisenberger, Mayor of the City of Hamilton
– Patrick Deane, President and Vice-Chancellor, McMaster University
WHAT: Toronto 2017 NAIG Host Society to announce a major partnership with McMaster University and the City of Hamilton, in support of the Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games.
WHERE: McMaster University, Gilmour Hall – Council Chambers
1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON.
WHEN: Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.
NOTES: In addition to outlining this regional partnership, the announcement will coincide with the unveiling of the official Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) campaign.
Manager of Communications, Toronto 2017 NAIG Host Society
About the Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games
From July 16-23, 2017, the North American Indigenous Games (2017 NAIG) will welcome more than 5,000 participants, 2,000 volunteers and a number of spectators and dignitaries from across North America. A total of 14 sports will be offered for competition during the event and a week-long cultural village will be housed at York University featuring nightly programming including traditional teachings, Indigenous artists and other cultural performers. For more information, visit www.naig2017.to