Treaty people gather in Calgary for first Generation Indigenous festival

 

Generation Indigenous is a new non-profit organization created to strengthen the bonds between all treaty people.

For the past year its members have done community work around the city of Calgary, including planting a community garden.

This week the organization hosted its first festival.

Tamara Pimentel was there.

Video Journalist / Calgary

Tamara is Métis from Winnipeg, Manitoba. She received a diploma in interactive media arts at Assiniboine Community College in Brandon and has worked as a videographer for CBC in Winnipeg and Iqaluit. Tamara was hired by APTN in 2016 as a camera/editor and is now a video journalist in our Calgary bureau.