Search This Blog

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Central Alberta Turtle Awards

On June 21, 2013 the Red Deer Native Friendship Society will host the 5th annual "Central Alberta Turtle Awards" in recognition of Aboriginal achievement in Central Alberta. Last year the Red Deer Native Friendship Society recognized 18 Aboriginal community members for their outstanding contribution to Red Deer and surrounding areas. There are 14 categories that you can nominate a deserving individual for such as Aboriginal arts, 4 youth categories, education and training, sports and recreation, health care, Kokum, Musum, volunteer, service provider, life time achievement, outstanding parenting, and outstanding contribution. Deadline for nominations is May 1, 2013.


The success of the Central Alberta Turtle Awards depends greatly on the generosity of our sponsors. If you are interested in sponsoring this event please complete the sponsorship package or for more information on this event please contact Nadette at 403-340-0020 or


In Friendship,


 Nadette Agecoutay

Program Director

Red Deer Native Friendship Society

4808 51 Avenue

Red Deer, AB T4N 4H3

P: 403-340-0020 ext: 103 F: 403-342-1610    Web: