Indspire Spotlight

Indspire Partner Spotlight

June 20, 2024

In November of 2022, we introduced you to our important partnership with Indspire, an Indigenous national charity that invests in the education of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis people for the long-term benefit of these individuals, their families and communities, and Canada.

As a top-rated charity recognized by both Charity Intelligence Canada and Maclean's, the work Indspire does in partnership with Indigenous, private, and public sector stakeholders, allows them to educate, connect, and invest in Indigenous people so they will achieve their highest potential.

With the help of partnerships like Lockheed Martin, Indspire has reached the following milestones through its Building Brighter Futures (BBF) program. This program provides grants, scholarships, and apprenticeships across various fields to help Indigenous students succeed in their studies and complete post-secondary education or skilled trades programs.

Lockheed Martin Awards provided to students since 2022
in financial assistance since 1996
bursaries, scholarships, and awards provided to students since 1996
was disbursed to Indigenous students in 2022-2023
First Nations, Inuit, and Métis students funded in 2022-2023
of surveyed Building Brighter Futures recipients graduate from their programs
of Building Brighter Futures graduates have obtained employment
of Building Brighter Futures recipients work in fields that support Indigenous communities

We continue to be honored to back Indspire in its crucial mission to empower and uplift Indigenous youth allowing them to grasp opportunities and achieve academic success paving the way for future generations.