Kelly Boutsalis is a writer and journalist, based in Toronto, formerly of Six Nations. Her words have appeared in The Narwhal, The Walrus, Elle Canada, Flare, The Toronto Star, and more. Kelly is now the guest editor for The Local. Follow her on Twitter at @KellyBoutsalis.
In the middle of a pandemic, with multiple crises devastating their community, Nanook Gordon and Brianna Olson Pitawanakwat started a grassroots organization to bring compassion, aid, and culture to Indigenous people on Toronto’s streets.