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News Archive for March 2017

March 21, 2017

2017 Indspire Awards Honouring Extraordinary Indigenous People

The 2017 Indspire Awards are this Friday March 24th from 8:30-10:30 p.m. Indspire is an indigenous-led registered charitable organization that invests in the education of indigenous people for the long-term benefit of these individuals, their families and communities, and Canada.   This organization is held close to President and CEO Dave Tuccaro’s heart, and he has been a major supporter of this worthwhile cause.  Currently serving as Chair of the Board of Directors, Dave has been instrumental in helping to raise millions of dollars for the organization.  In 2015-16, Indspire awarded over $12.2 million through 3,792 scholarships and bursaries to Indigenous students across Canada.  Enriching lives of indigenous peoples, particularly through education, is a core value to  Dave and everyone at the Tuccaro Group.  We are proud to be part of such a worthy organization.

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March 2, 2017

The NAABA 2017 Business Showcase

On Wednesday, Tuccaro management attended the NAABA 2017 Business Showcase (held at Shell Place), which included a tradeshow followed by an evening dinner, with many members in the Aboriginal business community attending.  The tradeshow consisted of over 30 exhibitors, in which NAABA members could promote their business and network.

Tradeshowbooth2017The evening dinner reception was emceed by Dave Tuccaro, and attendees were treated to presentations by special guest speakers Mark Little, President, Upstream, Suncor and Chief Jim Boucher, Fort McKay First Nation.

DaveTuccaroNAABA2017 Dave, the founder and past president of NAABA, is the driving force behind its vision to enhancing and promoting business, jobs and training for all Aboriginal people in the region.

Neegan was a proud Gold sponsor of this event.