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NTI Makes Christmas Donation to Communities

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(December 18, 2003 — Iqaluit, Nunavut) Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. today announced they were donating $500 to communities around the territory in order to help promote festive activities during the holiday season.

The funds will be used at the discretion of communities to assist with the costs of games, community dances and Christmas feasts.

We hope this contribution furthers community efforts to bring families and friends together during this important time, said NTI Vice-President of Finance Paul Kaludjak. These kinds of activities during the holiday season help promote the well-being of Inuit.

The donations were mailed to communities this week.

For further information:

Kerry McCluskey
Director of Communications
Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated
Tel: (867) 975-4914
Cell: (867) 975-1337
Toll-free: 1-888-646-0006