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Ms. Sheila Downer

IGA Welcomes Ms. Sheila Downer as its Newest Board Member

At the recent IGA Board of Directors meeting in the Labrador Straits, Ms. Sheila Downer was unanimously accepted as thew newest member of the IGA Board. Ms. Downer has lived in Labrador for more than 30 years and is a strong advocate for the development of rural, Northern and coastal communities. She has worked as part of a team throughout Labrador to build local knowledge, skills and effective tools to support the way people...

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Ms. Agnes Pike

IGA Thanks Ms. Agnes Pike for Her Board Contributions

At its recent Board meeting in the Labrador Straits, Ms. Agnes Pike retired from the IGA Board after 21 years of dedicated service. Ms. Pike is a pioneer of community economic development in Southern Labrador. Since 1973, she has worked as a grassroots leader to benefit Labrador’s municipalities... The IGA is honored and thankful to have had Agnes’ wisdom and dedication, as a valued member of its Board since 1996. Her input has benefitted countless people in the region served by the IGA.

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St. Anthony Boys' and Girls' Club Receives $11,650 Grant

St. Anthony Boys' and Girls' Club Receives $11,650 Grant

The St. Anthony Boys and Girls Club serves youth ages 5 to 18 in St. Anthony and the surrounding area. The club recently received an IGA grant for $11,650 for their project “Music and Friends”...

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Grenfell Historical Society Receives $21,200 Grant

Grenfell Historical Society Receives $21,200 Grant

The Grenfell Historical Society located in St. Anthony collects, preserves, and exhibits artifacts, documents, and infrastructure that relate to Dr. Grenfell...

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Northern Peninsula Regional Service Board Receives $25,000 IGA Grant

Northern Peninsula Regional Service Board Receives $25,000 IGA Grant

The Northern Peninsula Regional Service Board (NPRSB) was awarded a $25,000 IGA grant towards new equipment for the Straits Fire Department...

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St. Anthony Health and Fitness Centre Receives $35,000 Grant

St. Anthony Health and Fitness Centre Receives $35,000 Grant

The St. Anthony Health and Fitness Centre has been awarded a $35,000 IGA grant to assist with...

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IGA Supports Student Leadership at Labrador Straits Academy

IGA Supports Student Leadership at Labrador Straits Academy

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MUN Faculty of Medicine

MUN Faculty of Medicine "Healers of Tomorrow" Gathering Takes Place in Corner Brook

The Healers of Tomorrow Gathering, a health care profession summer camp for indigenous youth funded by the IGA, took...

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Quebec-Labrador Foundation Hosts Youth Science Training Programs with IGA Grant

Quebec-Labrador Foundation Hosts Youth Science Training Programs with IGA Grant

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St. Lunaire-Griquet Forever Young 50+ Club Hosts Workshops and More with IGA Grant

St. Lunaire-Griquet Forever Young 50+ Club Hosts Workshops and More with IGA Grant

The Forever Young 50+ Club located in St. Lunaire-Griquet was awarded a grant in 2016. As a result of their grant, the club has done many...

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St. Anthony and Area Boys and Girls Club

IGA Partners with St. Anthony and Area Boys and Girls Club

The St. Anthony and Area Boys and Girls Club was awarded a grant for their project “Active Youth, Active Communities” in 2016. Since receiving the grant, the club has been able to do quite a number of new things...

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Rebuilding the Charlottetown Fire Brigade

Rebuilding the Charlottetown Fire Brigade

The Charlottetown Fire Brigade have used an IGA grant in re-establishing the volunteer fire department and replacing old equipment that was beyond repair...

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