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One-Year Out to the 2021 Masters Indigenous Games

  ORGANIZERS MARK ONE-YEAR OUT TO THE 2021 MASTERS INDIGENOUS GAMES IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE CITY OF OTTAWA AND OTTAWA TOURISM The 2021 Masters Indigenous Games, showcasing Indigenous cultures, sports and traditions from around the world, is sure to inspire, excite and engage. Algonquin Territory -...

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)   Updates of COVID-19 Impacted Activities ISWO continues to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic situation in the province of Ontario, and the recommendations provided by public health authorities, for keeping our staff community members and program participants safe. Based on the escalation of COVID-19 cases...

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ISWO STATEMENT ON COVID-19

  Toronto, ON - Wednesday, March 11, 2020 — ISWO understands that families and communities are feeling anxious and are worried about the spread of COVID-19 in Ontario and abroad; the situation may be particularly more concerning for remote Indigenous communities and populations. While we cannot...

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RFP OFFICIAL APPAREL and MERCHANDISE SUPPLIER for ISWO

  Introduction ISWO is seeking an “Official Apparel and Merchandise Supplier” (the “Supplier”) to support the needs of various programs and initiatives, including outfitting Team Ontario for competition at the North American Indigenous Games, the National Aboriginal Hockey Championships, the Ontario Indigenous Games and the Masters Indigenous...

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Assistant Sport Coordinator, Team Ontario

  Position: Assistant Sport Coordinator, Team Ontario Location: Mississauga, Ontario Term: Full Time, 7-month Contract (with a chance of renewal) Salary: $20/hour, 35 hours per week Deadline to Apply: Friday, February 13, 2020 Start date: Immediately   About ISWO ISWO is the designated Provincial/Territorial Aboriginal Sport Body (P/TASB) for the province of Ontario,...

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2020 NAHC Team Ontario Coaches Callout

  Indigenous Sport and Wellness Ontario (ISWO) will be accepting applications for volunteer Team Staff, such as; General Managers, Coaches, and Certified Trainers. These positions will lead two teams (Team Ontario Male and Team Ontario Female) to compete at the 2019 National Aboriginal Hockey Championships (NAHC)....

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ISWO ANNOUNCES SPORT FOR SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT (SSDIC) FUNDING

  ISWO ANNOUNCES FEDERAL FUNDING TO SUPPORT INDIGENOUS YOUTH AND COMMUNITIES THROUGH THE ‘SPORT FOR SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT’ INITIATIVE The funding will create additional opportunities for Indigenous Peoples to participate in sport, with the aim of creating positive social and community impacts for overall wellbeing. Ottawa – November 22,...

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Exciting New Partnership Between Athlete Institute and ISWO

Partnership aimed at supporting the development of young Indigenous athletes in Ontario, with best basketball development program in Canada. Toronto, Ontario - November 20, 2019 – The Athlete Institute and Indigenous Sport & Wellness Ontario (ISWO) are proud to announce a partnership, aimed at developing...

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