Cowichan Tribes Youth to Hip Hop for Social Change!

On May 31, 2014, TD Michaëlle Jean Bursary recipient Mark Siller will host a dynamic afternoon of cultural exchanges, connecting youth from the Cowichan Tribes with Hip Hop

Credit: Blueprint for Life

Credit: Blueprint for Life

aficionados from across Vancouver Island and the city of Vancouver. Leveraging the transformative power of the arts, the event will celebrate the ways in which Cowichan Tribes youth have been developing an empowerment program that uses Hip Hop culture as a tool to tackle issues facing their community. The Michaëlle Jean Foundation is supporting the project through its bursary program. The event will take place between 1 and 5 pm, in Duncan, BC, at the Island Savings Center Heritage Hall, located at 2687 James St. For more information, please contact Mark Siller at markjansiller@gmail.com.

 

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