About Project Hope

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Everyone is aware of the suicide crisis happening in First Nation communities across Canada. As an organization dedicated to helping young people, we couldn't sit back and do nothing. We HAD to do something.

In partnership with over twenty First Nation leaders in Saskatchewan, I Am Compelled is thrilled to present, Project Hope - A Youth Empowerment Weekend to Combat Suicide.


Visit our Facebook @ProjectHopeSK


Project Hope is a weekend youth retreat scheduled for September 8-10 at the Saskatoon Inn & Conference Centre in Saskatoon, SK. 



  • 3-on-3 basketball and floor hockey tournament!

  • Hip Hop performances

  • Theatre performances

  • Dance & Dating workshops

  • Suicide Prevention workshop


I Am Compelled's Contribution: 

We will be sending a team of 13. Included in the mix are actors, rap artists, story tellers, professional dancers and entertainers, all equipped to facilitate educational programming for youth attendees. Each team member carries a story of hope and resiliency and is excited to serve First Nation students.  

First Nation Leaders and Elders will be encouraging the students with messages of hope, resolve and love. 

Together, we believe all who attend will be refreshed, encouraged and equipped. 

PROGRAM Schedule


4-6pm - Registration / Check in

6-7:30pm - Pizza Dinner (Ballroom B)

7:30-10:30pm - Session 1 (Ballroom B)



9:30-10am - Grab n Go Breakfast (Lobby)

10:30-12 - Session 2 (Elim )

12-1pm - LUNCH (Elim)

1-4pm - Recreation/Workshops (Elim) 

5-6 - Head back to Hotel / Free time /

6-7pm - Dinner (Ballroom B)

7-8pm - Suicide Prevention Workshop 

8-10:30pm - Session 3 with Laura Berg


9:30-10:30am - Buffet Breakfast (Ballroom B)

10:30-12 - Session 4 (Ballroom B)

12:00 - Event ends.

12:30 - Check out of hotel rooms.


Project Hope, is a collective new initiative between I Am Compelled and First Nation leaders in Saskatchewan. Together, we are working hard to facilitate a weekend program that will positively impact your students.

In order to do this well, we are asking that there would be 1 leader for every 3 students sent to Project Hope. 

NOTE: Our price point $129/person covers hotel stay for 2-nights and 5 meals. We have blocked off hotel rooms that MUST be packed with 4 people per room. We encourage groups coming to have an even number of students and leaders. 

Contact Co-Ordinators

Deloris Netmaker                       Crystal Lavallee

Phone: 306.716.0754                           Phone: 905.407.4646

Email: projecthopesk@gmail.com

Cost: $129/person

Payment options:

Cheques made out to 'I Am Compelled' and mailed to our collective Saskatoon office.  

E-transfers sent to info@iamcompelled.ca  

All donations/registrations are recorded and tax-receipts issued. 

Attendees MUST REGISTER by August 21, 2017.

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Mon-Fri: 8:00am-3:00pm

Sat-Sun: Closed.

Halton Region, Ontario

Tel: 905-407-4646

Email: info@iamcompelled.ca



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