work here

We strive to build capacity within our local first nations communities. We aim to hire members of ḵwikwa̱sutinux̱ Ha̱xwa’mis First Nation, Musgamakw, and Kwakwa̱ka̱’wakw nations, where possible. We offer seasonal and permanent positions for dedicated people interested in joining and supporting this cause.

To learn more about open opportunities, please contact us at

Current Openings

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To Volunteer

For volunteer opportunities, email

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Training Opportunities

We offer a range of training opportunities throughout the year.

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Language & Culture Camps

Check back for upcoming applications to attend our language and culture camp.

We welcome inquiries from Band and Public schools who have a significant percentage of their students of Kwakwa̱ka̱’wakw descent, and wish to explore an immersive cultural experience in traditional territory.

Please contact us at:

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We offer an incredible space to host your next leadership retreat, wellness weekend and more. Contact us at to learn more.

contact us

Send us an email:

Or mail us: WE’VE MOVED!

17 Gatu Street
PO Box 518
Alert Bay, B.C.
Canada V0N 1A0

partner with us

We are deeply grateful to the local and global partners on this journey with us. If you are interested in working together, please reach out.

We are grateful to our community of supporters and friends, who have committed their time, talent, treasure, and ties to support Nawalakw. You can help us advance our mission by contributing.

Friends of Nawalakw

Check out our Friends of Nawalakw information to find out direct ways you can make a difference.


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