Cristin La Fortune

Cristin La Fortune is a young Indigenous woman from the Tsawout &  Sq’éwqel (Seabird Island) communities. Her passion is in education and culture in language, foods and medicines.This is her first summer teaming up with Project Reclaim to benefit and learn first hand working with native plants and to encourage others to engage in restoring the land, the water and their culture. This year she will begin her journey studying and learning in the W̱,SENĆOŦEN IST program at UVic.