Glooscap Ventures Attends the CSSE Professional Development Conference

The National Canadian Society of Safety Engineers (CSSE) Professional Development Conference held its first Indigenous Meet and Greet to get networking going among Indigenous CSSE Safety Professionals and those interested in OHS activities in Indigenous communities. Glooscap Ventures' Health & Safety Officer, Stacey Maguire lead this initiative. Glooscap put together a video focused on OHS activities here in Glooscap. At the leadership breakfast during the conference, Chief Sidney Peters' message was played as an introduction to a new CSSE initiative they are launching called an Indigenous Task Force which will focus on the Truth and Reconciliation Call to Action number 92. The Indigenous m

Community Elder, Patty Smith Wins Crafters Award

On September 20th, Glooscap Community Member Patricia Smith received the cottage craft of the year award, at the biennial Ulnooweg Aboriginal Entrepreneur Awards in Corner Brook, Newfoundland. The awards show celebrates the success of Aboriginal entrepreneurs and brings people together to learn more about the unique opportunities that Aboriginal businesses have in Atlantic Canada and abroad. About Patricia Smith: Patricia (Patty) is a well-respected member of Glooscap First Nation and a very talented artisan. Patty's beaded dream catchers and jewelry are remarkable in their detail and beauty. While the art of beading is relatively new to Patty, she has been a craftsperson her entire life. Sh

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