Say It First

Indigenous Language Revitalization

Mike Parkhill

By Sarah Peterson, CBC News

Mike Parkhill is determined to help save Indigenous languages from disappearing. And last week, he received a meritorious service medal from the Governor General for his efforts. "It's more of a calling. It's not even a job," the Halifax man said Monday. "It's something I couldn't turn off."

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The Elders Speak

Brent Tookenay-CEO of Seven Generations Educational Institute


“SayITFirst has been a real catalyst for Seven Generations Educational Institute and our partnership with the Rainy River District School Board.  It has allowed us to become a driving force in the revitalization of Native Languages.”