We Matter Campaign
Brother and Sister – Kelvin and Tunchai Redvers – share a vision of preventing suicide in indigenous communities by empowering youth through messages of hope. Their goal is to help create healthy, vibrant indigenous communities where youth are connected to their land and culture, and have the resiliency to feel good about who they are. Learn More… (Georgia Straight Vancouver’s News & Entertainment Weekly. 2017-02-03).
Kelvin and Tunchai travelled to Attawapiskat, Ontario, and Ulukhaktok, Northwest Territories, to share their messages with youth in those communities. They reached out to A Tribe Called Red, Wab Kinew, Elizabeth May, Cindy Blackstock, and Ryan McMahon.
Within the first month WE MATTER CAMPAIGN reached more than a million people across CANADA through social media.
The Redvers belong to the Denınu K’ueFirst Nation. They were born in Hay River, Northwest Territories (population 3,600+).
Kelvin Redvers – Award-Winning Aboriginal Filmmaker.
Tunchai Redvers – Indigenous social justice warrior, master of social work student.