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Nova Scotian introducing BIPOC youth to curling gets shout-out from Governor General

Andrew Paris, the founder of the Black Rock Initiative, got an unexpected call this week from a fellow fan of curling — Governor General Mary Simon. (Mathieu Thériault/CBC, Anil Mungal).

Andrew Paris grew up with a passion for curling, but from a young age he recognized the barriers facing Black kids wanting to pursue the sport. So Andrew started Black Rock Curling, an initiative that prompted Canada's Governor-General to make this surprise call.Aired: March 3, 2022.
For the interview and the phone call with the Governor General, go here.  
For "Information Morning - NS with Portia Clark" go to here.


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