PRESS RELEASE (most recent)

Watch for an upcoming request for sewing materials for the Sew & Sew Skills Labs in northern schools. Request will be coming out in May 2021.


The Art for Aid Program is not itself a charity, it is a program of I Love First Peoples which is a Canadian Registered Charity. 


More info will be updated and added on an ongoing basis. Please check back often. Requests for interviews are very much welcome and appreciated.

Download this Media Kit which contains, approved photos for media use, the above PDFs, as well as other information useful for media coverage of Art for Aid Project. Thank you!


Media Inquiries:

Colleen Gray, Artist and Founder of Art for Aid Project, Smiths Falls, ON

Email: or Contact Form


  • Official tax receipts for monetary donations of $20.00 or more can be made to The Art for Aid Project through I Love First Peoples. Please select "Art for Aid" from the drop down menu to indicate that you wish your donation to be used for Art for Aid.

  • How to donate new or gently used art supplies collection. 

  • How to donate $ for sewing machines for elementary schools.

  • ​Miigwetch. Thank you for your support.

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