Awaken The Spirit – July 2017

Awaken The Spirit Presents

Soup & bannock For The Soul-The Warrior In Me


This event Is Designed to Uplift the Spirit of those who work directly with First Nations communities or Organizations both Urban and rural & we are inviting all who have suffered Loss through ill Health or Suicide. We have witnessed huge loss of first Nations peoples through direct contact with the Fentanyl crisis that has impacted almost every community along the Coast and we have been asked to Organize an event to Uplift our peoples spirits.

This also Targets those who work directly with our First Nations Communities and may feel you are on the Brink of Burnout & you just need to revitalize  and restore lost vitality. If we are to help others up we must be on Higher Ground and this also includes Foster Parents , Parents , Community Leaders & those who have dedicated their lives to making a difference in our Communities.

All of our workshop’s are balanced with lots of Laughter and you’ll get to meet two of The Best First Nations Speakers share through personal experience positive approaches to Recovery and Healing.

Fred Anderson and Stan Matthew first took Soup & Bannock For The Soul on The road with great reviews and again after a decade we are inviting you to come & Invest in yourself with three Days of Laughter where Fred and Stan have mastered the process of Healing Through humor and many have been influenced by their unique approach to Personal & Community development.

So its time to Join us for this Unique event that will Inspire and motivate you toward Healthy Change that will ultimately Invest in your personal relationships , your Relationships with those in the workplace and most importantly the relationship you Have with yourself. After all we must learn to enjoy our Own company.

Event Workshops:

~”Soup & Bannock For The Soul-Making My Life Count!”

~”Investing In yourself II- Learning to be the Rider & not the Horse”

~”10 Emotions Of Power II – How to Attract Great Things in Life”

~ ” Believe and Achieve – Change the direction of Life forever”

~ “Soup & Bannock for The soul-Healing Through Humour”

~”Let go to move forward-Change only Comes when we let go”

~ ” Leadership & Prosperity-The Warrior In Me!”

~ And More….

The Fun Stuff:

Day One – Drumming and Dancing Hosted by different Nations on Vancouver Island ( Bring your Drums)

Day Two – Sober Dance where you can relive the ole days 🙂 Variety of Music and fun door prizes , 50/50’s , Raffles etc.

Who Should Attend?

Addictions Counsellors , CHR’s . Social Workers and Social development , Elders , Youth , Couples , Single Parents , Youth workers , Blade runners , Employment agencies , 12 Step Programs and those who want a better quality of Life.

What does this Cost?

Registration : The Registration Fee Is $75.00 Each per person & Includes all ages. Book early by Contacting (250)591-0057 or (250)619-9681 If you are attending as a group make Cheque payable along with the names of those covered.

All Registration Fees made payable to “Awaken The Spirit” If you are paying cash at the Door We will have receipts ready for all attending.

Contact By Email to reserve your spot email us at

Awaken The Spirit – Changing the Direction of Lifes Forever

Vision Statement: To Empower Individuals to achieve their true potential and affect positive changes within first nations communities or organizations by providing on …

If you are Interested in attending please let us know on this event page and I will post when this is available online. Book Early we only Have a 200 Seating Capacity.

Hotels in The Nanaimo Area

  • Ramada Inn (250)716-2009
  • Days Inn Nanaimo  (250) 980-3925
  • Best Western Dorchester  (250) 754-6835
  • Travelodge Nanaimo  (250) 754-6355
  • Howard Johnson Hotel Nanaimo  (250) 753-2241
  • Port-O-Call Inn  (250) 753-3421

We do accept Mastercard , Visa & AMEX .

This whole event is designed to break the ties that bind us after all “If you Laugh… you’ll Last!

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