From September 1st to 30th Candice will walk in remembrance of Allen Patrick Willie, Andrew H. Paul Morris Justin, Johnny Michel. Four boys, age seven, eight and nine had fled Lejac Residential School in Fraser Lake, British Columbia. They were found frozen on New Year’s Day, in 1937.
Candice will walk to Lejac Residential School to honour the boys. She will walk a distance of 10.2km, 3 times a week, throughout September.
JOIN the ReconciliACTION Walk
We are inviting individuals, communities, schools, organizations
to help achieve our goal: 6509km
To walk one kilometre for every unmarked indigenous child's grave recovered
by September 30, 2021.
Download a PDF version of the
Individual Registration Form and Group Registration Form HERE
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Questions? Click Here ➡️
National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation
CBC News British Columbia
The Vancouver Sun
Residential School and Reconciliation
Case Study 3: Lejac Parents Protest, 1944-46
Orange Shirt Day Society