Premier Bob McLeod issued the following statement on the induction of Gwich’in pilot and Northern aviation pioneer Fred Carmichael into the Canadian Aviation Hall of Fame today: “Fred Carmichael exemplifies the hard work and resiliency Northerners are known for. For more than six decades, Carmichael has spent his time in the cockpit of bush planes,…Read more
The Yellowknife Community Foundation is pleased to participate in this year's Volunteer recognition Event, hosted by the City of Yellowknife. This year, we are acknowledging and celebrating the many years of dedicated service Ian and Alexander Legaree have donated to the Foundation. We affectionately refer to Ian and Alexander as "Team Legaree". Ian’s involvement with…Read more
Earlier this month the Yellowknife Community Foundation held its annual Thank You BBQ for Foundation sponsors, families, friends and scholarship recipients. Enjoy the photos below and watch for more on Facebook.
Darrell Vikse, long time Yellowknife Community Foundation volunteer was recognized for his service at today's Community Showcase held at Multiplex. Darrell served as President of the Foundation and as a board member for several terms. In recent years he has helped with our highly successful Valentine's Gala event. The Yellowknife Community Foundation would like to…Read more