Indigenous Advisory Committee

The primary function of the Indigenous Advisory Committee is to liaise with Vibrant Communities Calgary (VCC) Board of Directors.  However, the committee has other roles such as providing advice on the overall implementation of the Enough for All strategy.

Current Membership as of September of 2018:

Christy Morgan Boys and Girls Clubs of Calgary
Tim Fox The Calgary Foundation
Evelyn Good Striker Community member and respected Indigenous leader
Lorna Crowshoe City of Calgary
Tyler Mackinaw Calgary Legal Guidance
Joanne Pinnow United Way of Calgary and Area
April Bellegarde Bow Valley College
Teneya Gwin Calgary Public Library
Cindy Stefanato Calgary Catholic School District
Barb Barclay Native Counselling Services of Alberta,
also a VCC Board Member
Wanda Firstrider Calgary Catholic School District
Trish MacCallum Calgary Catholic School District
Doreen Williams (Co-chair) Aboriginal Friendship Centre of Calgary
Anita Crowshoe (Co-chair) Further Education Society


The Enough for All poverty reduction strategy is a collaborative community effort involving a significant number of diverse stakeholders coming together and leveraging their efforts to address the root causes of poverty in Calgary.