Here are the different phases that the project underwent:
Phase 1 was associated with collecting of stories during Culture Days 2013 (supported with funding from SaskCulture).
2 was turning stories into Public Service Announcements (PSAs) and editing
the PSAs into final products (supported with funding from the Ministry
of Parks, Culture and Sport).
Phase 3 involved reserving broadcasting time with media outlets throughout
Saskatchewan (CBC/Radio Canada, CTV, Global, SaskTel Max, Access
Communications, Shaw Cable, etc.).
During the 2013 Culture Days (a pan-Canadian event that took place
September 27-29, 2013 and celebrates all cultures and all aspects of
culture) we hired a freelance journalist, Evie Ruddy, and a
videographer, Jason Rister, to travel around the province. They
interviewed 23 members of the multicultural community at eight events in
The interview clips have been assembled into a series of six 30
second Public Service Announcements (PSAs) for broadcast with the
following themes: Culture is a Two-Way Street; From Many Peoples
Strength; Cold Land, Warm Hearts; Look Beyond the Surface; Home and