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DAKK'ONE

Hip hop artist | Entrepreneur | Motivational Speaker

Dakk'One is of Plains Cree descent from Treaty 6 Territory. Born and raised in Saskatoon, SK. At the age of 18 while representing his community he set out for more opportunity in Vancouver, B.C where he is now based. Dakota offers a rage of experience through his leadership involvement and community engagements. A true artist at heart he remains true to his positive intentions as a role model and performer. Dakk'One is Co-founder of 30604 Apparel and the social movement Protect Our People.

Experience 

  • Methodman & Redman
    Hip-hop Performance

  • Bonethugs & Harmony
    Hip-hop Perfomance

  • Indigenous Day
    Hip hop Performance

  • University of British Columbia
    Presentation: Healing and wellness through Song and Dance

  • Kwantlen Polytechnic University
    Public Speaker: Overcoming adversities and chasing your dreams

  • Create 2 Learn Training Summit, Toronto
    Dialogue: Music and the power of social media

  • Global Youth Service Summit, Toronto
    Presentation: Hip-hop performance 

  • BC Youth in Care Week
    Hip-hop Performance

  • Connected North sessions
    Speaking with youth in northern communities on various topics.


     

CASEY DESJARLAIS

Pow wow Dancer | Entrepreneur | Motivational Speaker

Casey is of Plains Cree/Anishinabe descent from Treaty 4/6 territories.
Casey was born and raised in Saskatoon, SK, but currently resides in Vancouver B.C. studying First Nations Studies at Simon Fraser University. Casey is the co-founder of the social movement Protect Our People and 30604 Apparel, an Indigenous lifestyle and clothing brand that focuses on empowering and inspiring the youth. Since the age of 5, Casey's been dancing powwow as a Fancy Shawl dancer, and strongly believes the importance of cultural identity as a means to healing and wellness.

 

Experience

  • University of British Colombia 
    Presentation: Healing and Wellness Through Song and Dance

  • Kwantlen Polytechnic University
    Public Speaker: Indigenous Education and Self-Discovery

  • Global Youth Service Summit, Toronto
    Pow wow presentation

  • Create to Learn Training Summit, Toronto
    Dialogue: Storytelling and Chasing Opportunities.

  • St. Mary's Dance Troupe
    Youth leader and participant in powwow dance performances and practices. Organized various events throughout Saskatoon.

  • Wanuskewin Heritage Center, Saskatoon
    Powwow Presentation: With a global audience, I held multiple presentations and performances about powwow dancing and regalia.

  • FSIN Princess Runner Up
    Competed against female powwow dancers within Saskatchewan for the 2012 FSIN Princess title.

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