People’s Paddle raises $5600!

Today on the waters of the Lekwungen territory aka the Gorge, a group of paddlers with the strong leadership of Tiffany Joseph who shared song and wise and powerful teachings from these lands, pulled a super-banner with a message through the water that still there is no consent among many nations to Trudeau’s misguided tar…
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No shucking pipeline

A great story of oysters, friends, and one tenacious hummingbird, sent in by Edwin Ochmanek. Friends – Thank you one and all for your generous support, your thoughtful conversation, your laughs and wonderful energy. Even the those of you that we didn’t know before Sunday felt like family here – some fine connections were made…
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Indigenous cases against TMX, explained

On Monday, December 16th, the Federal Court of Appeal will be conducting a judicial review of the Trans Mountain pipeline and tankers project approval. Tsleil-Waututh, Squamish and Coldwater First Nations are challenging the constitutionality of the 2019 approval of the project and will be arguing that the government failed to adequately consult them about a…
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Seattle Pulls Together with some serious pancake fundraising!

Story supplied by Victoria Leistman of Sierra Club Washington: On November 23rd, we reinvigorated Pull Together in WA and hosted another major fundraiser, this time to support Nations in their appeal of Canada’s reapproval of the project. The event, “Pancakes Over Pipelines” was a huge hit in the community, turning out seasoned and new activists…
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Vancouver Rally for Justice! MON.DEC 16

December 16, First Nations are heading into court hearings to stop the Trans Mountain pipeline and tankers. They are requesting that you show up in solidarity, outside the courthouse.  Together, we have raised over $300k for these legal challenges. We  are so grateful for Indigenous leadership and the wonderful solidarity shown by allies like you who are standing…
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Pull Together is Pumping Out Support for First Nations Protecting Our Coast from the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion

Last week at ArtSpring with the small community of Salt Spring Island, folks raised over $5K to support the three Nations that are trying to stop the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project (TMX). This past week was historic for Pull Together. We raised $70,000 in just 10 days for Indigenous legal challenges to stop the…
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Historic Moment in Fundraising for Pull Together during the Week to End TMX

We are beyond inspired and encouraged by businesses leading the way as strong allies for Indigenous rights and environmental justice! On November 26th, we kicked off a Week to End TMX (Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion project) where we invited businesses to join the Pull Together movement and get behind First Nations leading the charge to…
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SḴWÁLWEN Botanicals Joins the Week to End TMX!

Sḵwálwen (skwall – win) is an Indigenous business creating small batch botanical skin care products. Honouring traditional Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) plant knowledge, they incorporate wild harvested plants and organic, high quality ingredients. Their wild plant ingredients are harvested in a sustainable and respectful way and each product has a Squamish name to honour the place where…
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