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March 17th, 2015

What is HFN is most proud about ?

The Hupacasath First Nations traditional territory is very grand compared to other Nuu-chah-nulth First Nations. The territory is approximately 229,000 hectares, which engulfs the whole Alberni Valley. The boundaries for this territory are basically the mountain peaks from the Alberni Valley, which start from the north at Mt. Chief…


March 10th, 2015

Sunset Street Market A Summertime Event

What’s held outdoors, brings in venders and entrepreneurs from around the island during the summer, and is a whole lot of fun? Why, the Sunset Street Market of course! Running throughout the summer months, the Sunset Street Market is an open air extravaganza that combines color, sounds and treats…


March 10th, 2015

Youth Centre: Focus of After-School Tutorial Programs

It’s a universal question asked by parents everywhere, especially those at work during the day: how do we keep the kids busy after school? How do we keep them safe? Provide our children a safe community focused environment with learning opportunities, culture and the ability to play and learn…


March 10th, 2015

Hupacasath Historical Digitization Project

Elders are a living resource for traditional stories, community anecdotes, land use discussions and an invaluable asset for language preservation. But once these living icons of another era are gone, their wisdom and words can be lost forever. Preserving that knowledge and personal insight is one of the goals…