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Keeping it Human – Victoria

July 24 @ 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

What would it feel like to walk in someone else’s shoes?

Join us for Keeping It Human – a live storytelling event connecting the marginalized and Greater Victoria community

The evening will feature:
-A storyteller with lived experience of homelessness
-Opportunities for you, the audience, to reflect and learn
-A gallery of photography and art from our community

Let’s prove that there is a will in people‚Äôs hearts and in our city for us to express our shared humanity

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This event takes place within the unceded territory of the Lekwungen speaking peoples (as represented today by the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations).

Accessibility:
The event will be dry, though non-alcoholic drinks are available for purchase. Water is provided. The Victoria Event Centre is on the second storey of a building up a flight of 27 stairs. There is a continuous handrail up the stairwell but the staircase is wide enough that a person cannot grip both handrails at the same time. The storyteller will be mic’d but discussion will not be.
For more information, see the venue website at
https://victoriaeventcentre.ca/attendees/accessibility/

Tickets available online at:
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/keeping-it-human-victoria-tickets-63807788814

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THANK YOU to:
-Frontrunners (https://www.frontrunners.ca) and VIATEC (https://www.viatec.ca), our sponsors, for their support.
-Everyone that has passed along advice, donated resources, and helped to spread the word.
-Our Storyteller, Kym Hines, for sharing his story with the community

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The Existence Project (www.theexistenceproject.ca) is an organization in Victoria, BC that uses storytelling to connect different communities. Everybody has a story, and we believe that story is the key towards building connection, dignity and belonging for everyone, no matter their race, background or socioeconomic status.

Have questions? Contact us at
info@theexistenceproject.ca
or send us a direct message here!

#everybodyhasastory #yyj #storytelling #liveevent

Details

Date:
July 24
Time:
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/414121769170384/

Venue

Victoria Event Centre
1415 Broad Street
Victoria,BCV8W 2B2Canada
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