In recognition of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG), the Timmins Police Service, along with a host of community partners, will be taking on an active role in the first annual ceremonial lighting of the Tree of Hope.
The community is invited to attend this ceremony set for Sunday November 14th at 6:00 p.m. at the Mattagami River boat launch pavilion.
Guests speakers and other dignitaries will be on hand to commemorate this event and offer their blessings and welcoming remarks.
Bannock and other refreshments will be offered to attendees.
In light of recent developments, the Timmins Police feel it is fitting and important to acknowledge the plight of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.
You and your family are welcome to attend.