Elder Knowledge Circle Society (EKCS)

Background of the organization 

The Elders Knowledge Circle preserves, protects, revitalizes, and shares wisdom from Indigenous Elders. Initiated and led by a group of Elders, the organization plays a key role in the preservation of Indigenous culture, enhancing the capacity of Elders, and strengthening relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous groups.  


Project description 

Funding will contribute to the overarching goals of the Elders Knowledge Circle by strengthening the organizational capacity and enhancing the capacity of current Elders and Knowledge Keepers. 


  • 2024-2026
  • $ 200,000
  • Funding Type: Focus Area Funding
  • Funding Stream: Reconciliation