2019 Youth Summit - Icebreaker

Sunday, July 21

Shawna MorningbullShawna Morning Bull - Cando Board - Albert Director welcomed youth delegates and outlined the work of Cando and the role of economic development in promoting community prospertity and self-determination.

Stan Wesley  Two girls
Stan Wesley was the MC and host for the event.
His professionalism and high-energy are second to none.

Stan DJ Kookum
Stan Wesley introduces DJ Kookum to youth delegates.

DJ Kookum
The fabulous DJ Kookum was on hand to spin some tunes and keep everyone up beat.

Cando Board welcome

Some of the Cando Board were on hand to greet the youth delegates.

Fashion Show - Designers represented:
Acahkos Designs;
Luxx Ready to Wear;
Mixed Blood Apparel;
Hinauri and Kateao

Smudge  Denim

Youth delegates were treated to a fashion show by local designers. Some of the youth also volunteered to walk the runway and model the clothes.

Fringe  Tawaw


Yellow  Man hat


Kiss  Peace



Youth Delegates were all organized into groups in advance of the event. The icebrekaer was their first chance to meet with one another.

Group 1
Group 1 - Stoodis

Group 2
Group 2 - Skoden

Group 3
Group 3 - Kissin' Cousins

Group 4
Group 4 - 4 Front Consulting

Group 5
Group 5 - Dynamic Developers

Group 6
Group 6 - We Can Do This!

Group 7
Group 7 - Evergood

Group 8
Group 8 - Bear Crossing

Some of the amazing Cando staff - whose hard work, dedication and perserverance makes events like the 2019 Youth Summit possible.

Cando Staff
(Left to right) Jess Sanderson-Barry, Beth Calahaison, Elizabeth Raine, Alannah Price, Carmelle Nepoose, Danielle Stanley.