Toronto Council Fire Native Cultural Centre

APATISIWIN Employment and Training Gathering

APATISIWIN Employment and Training Gathering APATISIWIN Employment and Training Gathering was an insightful panel for discovery and connection within our community. Miigwech to everyone involved, especially to Asif Khan, Anthony Simone, Warren Bryer, and Felipe Machado for sharing your expertise. Also,a special thank you to BOLT & Tridel for their collaboration.

Covid Booster and Flu Vaccine Clinic at Toronto Council Fire

Covid Booster and Flu Vaccine Clinic at Toronto Council Fire On Wednesday, December 6th, Toronto Public Health will be providing a health service at the Toronto Council Fire Native Cultural Centre. From 11 am to 4 pm, individuals can receive the latest Covid Booster shots from Pfizer and Moderna. Additionally, the Flu Vaccine will be […]

Mini Chefs Program

Mini Chefs Program We are proud to present the Mini Chefs Program with Gusto 54. This amazing program gives students a chance to learn about health and nutrition while also developing important culinary skills. It is hosted by the Café Zuzu in Toronto’s Regent Park, the Mini Chefs Program is part of the Gusto Gives […]

Embers CNE trip

Covid Booster and Flu Vaccine Clinic at Toronto Council Fire Miigwech,CNE for providing the embers camp with their end of summer trip! Previous slide Next slide This trip was filled with fun, food, games, and rides! The Embers all came home with a stuffed teddy bear, and grins from ear to ear! Memories like these […]

Indigenous Celebration Game

Indigenous Celebration Game On January 7th, 2023 the Toronto Maple Leafs held an ‘Indigenous Celebration Game’Toronto Council Fire in the form of the fantastic All Nations Juniors took part in this celebration by drumming at different points in the night! Along with 7 Time Hoop Dance Champion, 2 Time World Champion Hoop Dancer Lisa Odjig, […]

Creation Story Mural

Creation Story Mural “The turtle carries stories, it carries history, it symbolizes our strength.” Andrew Wesley, community elder and residential school survivor The mural project is connected to the Centre’s Spirit Garden Project which will open at Nathan Philips Square in 2023. The 19,250 square foot Indigenous cultural space will honour our Residential School Survivors […]

Every Child Matters

Every Child Matters On Thursday, July 1, 2021, Toronto Council Fire Native Cultural Centre organized the “Every Child Matters” walk in downtown Toronto to honour & support former students at Residential Schools and the thousands of children who perished attending them. While it was Canada Day, the tone and mood across the country was somber […]

Sharing Our Food

Sharing Our Food In preparation for the re-opening of the Gathering Place, once it is determined that COVID response measures have reached the point where indoor gatherings can safely resume, Council Fire has been developing a new food sharing program, Called “Maamwi-wiis-nidaa”, which translates to sharing our food, the program applies to everything that we […]

Partnership with TTC

“Chi-miigwetch to TTC, Toronto and Region Chapter of COMTO for their Christmas Wish List campaign, sponsoring 50 families this season!” We were proud to be a partner with the Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO) who sponsored 50 families through their Christmas Wish List campaign. The family benefactors were selected by Native Women’s Resource Centre […]

Honouring our Founding President, Cree Elderand Reverend, Gordon Byce

It is with great sadness that the family of Richard Gordon Byce announced his passing on October 28, 2020 in Markham at 98 years of age. Gordon will be lovingly remembered by his daughters: Joanne, Laurie, and Marion. Gordon will also be remembered with great love and pride by his seven grandchildren: David and Joel […]