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And The Winner Of This Year’s 50/50 Raffle Is….

The winner of this year’s 50/50 Raffle is… MR. JAMIE BASSET!
A very excited Jamie took home a total of $2,127.50 and in the process helped support the NWT Disabilities Council. Thank you all for playing, and look out for our next raffle coming up at our Grand Prix!

Thank You For Supporting Our Annual Benefit Auction!

Our heartfelt thanks to all our donors, volunteers, staff, board and everyone who joined us for our Annual Benefit Auction. Through your generosity we had our most successful auction in years and had a great time doing it. If you would like to see a full list of the people who made this year’s Benefit Auction possible, click here. Thank you 2015

2015 Annual Benefit Auction

Our Annual Benefit Auction will once again be held at the YK Inn, on Friday November 20th. If you would like to donate to this event, please contact our office at 873-823 (toll free 1-800-491-8885) or email admin@nwtdc.net.

Disability Awareness Week 2015 June 7- June 12

Break Barriers. Open Doors: for a fully inclusive society.

Winners for the Disability Awareness Week Awards

  1. The Minister Responsible for Persons with Disabilities Award – Vicky Orlias (Fort Good Hope)
  2. The NWT Disabilities Council Award – Special Olympics Head Coaches
  3. The Canadian Council of Persons with Disabilities (C.C.D.) Award – Lynda Thickett (Fort Smith)
  4. NWT Human Rights Commission Accessibility Award– Ptarmigan Inn (Hay River)

Thank you to everyone that was nominated!

2014 Annual Benefit Auction

Thank you for your generosity and support to make the 2014 Annual Benefit Auction a success!

Below is a list of the businesses and individuals who supported us this year, (if we have made a mistake or missed your name we apologize).

100.1 Moose Fm
A Taste of Saigon
Ace Enterprises
Acklands Grainger
Adam Dental Clinic
Adrian Boyd
Aggie Brockman
Air Tindi
Arctic Appliance Ltd
Arctic Defensive Driving School
Arctic Energy Alliance
Ashleigh Van Dusen
Aurora Village
Bank of Montreal
Barren Land Jewellery & Gifts
Bartle & Gibson
Beck’s Kennels
Ben Nind
Bill Braden Photography
Blue Raven B& B
Borealis kennels
Boston Pizza
Bromley and Son
Buffalo Airways
Business Development Incorporation
Camco Construction 2013 Ltd
Canadian North
Canadian Tire
Carl’s Carpet Cleaning
Chasing Light Studios
Cheryl Fennell
Cheryl Thomas
Christina Vernon, RMT
City of Yellowknife
Coast Fraser Hotel
Coldwell Banker
Cor Van Dyke
Corothers Home Hardware
Creative Basics
Crowe Mackay LLP
Dancing Moose Café
Dancing Raven Studio
Dave Belanger
Days Inn & Suites
Dean Webb
Dene Nation
Dimensions Hair Salon
Dustin Bentall
Embleton House B&B
Epic Grill
Erasmus Apparel
Explorer Hotel
Fetch Some Training
Fiddles & Stix
Fitzgerald Carpeting
For Men Only
For Women Only
Fran Hurcomb
Gaia Integrative Clinic
Gallery of the Midnight Sun
Gallery on 47th Street
Gary’s Inn Barber Shop
Gastown Ltd.
Gloria McBain
GNWT – Industry, Tourism and Investment
GNWT – Sport
Gold Range Bistro
Golder & Associates
Gourmet Cup
Great Slave Animal Hospital
H&R Block
Helen Balanoff
Homelife Sunrise Real Estate Ltd.
Hot Shots Pub & Grub
Igloo Inn
Incity Moving
Investors Group
J & R Mechanical LTD
John Dzurka
Joie de Vivre
JSL Maintenance & Service Ltd
Judy Sharp
Kathy Paul-Drover
Kimberlite Career & Technical Centre
Kingland Ford
Lake Awry Cap & Crest
Lindy Carpenter
Lulu’z Market
Malcolm and Faye Stark
Mark’s Restaurant
Mark’s Work Wearhouse
Merle Norman
Mike Bryant
MLA Bob McLeod
MLA David Ramsay
MLA Glen Abernethy
MLA Robert Hawkins
MLA Wendy Bisaro
MP Dennis Bevington
Muddy Fingers Pottery
The McKee Family
Northern Fancy Meats
Northern Images
Northern Interiors
Northern Souvenirs
Northern Territories Federation of Labor
Northern Transitions
Northland Utilities
NWT Pipe Band
NWT Tourism
Office Compliments
Old Town Glassworks
One of a Thai
Originals by Instinct
Outcrop Communications
Overlander Sports
Pat Braden
Patricia Bourque
Pawan Chugh
Pelley’s Pellet Supply
Pin Taylor Architects
Polar Bear Storage
Quality Furniture
Rebecca Oakes
Rebecca’s Flowers
Red Apple
Reiki for All
RMW Councelling Services
Robbie Craig
Russell De Carle
Sami & Joel Thomas
Sandra Bowden
Scotiabank Staff
Sheila Bassi-Kellet
Shelby Wilton
Shelia & Rosmond Rennick
Shoppers Drug Mart
Side Door Youth Ministries
Solace Massage
Sport North
Stephanie Stanzell
Stewart Weir MacDonald Ltd
Summit Air
Sundog Yoga
Sushi Café
Sutherland’s Drugs
Taiga Yoga
Tamarack Computers
Territorial Beverages
Terry & Kelvin Hawkins
Thanh Dat
The Black Knight
The Brick
The Medicine Shoppe
Therese Boullard
Tim Horton’s
Tlicho Government
Top of the World Travel
Tru Hardware
Tundra Transfer
Union of Northern Workers
Visual Effects
Vixen Hair Den
Wallbridge Law Office
Weatherby Trucking Ltd.
Weaver & Devore
Westown Tire Inc
Williams Engineering Canada
With Bread
Yellowknife Beverages
Yellowknife Book Cellar
Yellowknife Chrysler
Yellowknife Inn
Yellowknife Veterinary Clinic
YK Elk’s
YK Guild of Arts and Crafts
YK Liquor Store
YK Senior’s Society
YK Ski Club