As many of you know in Canada, June is National Aboriginal History Month in Canada. In celebration of this, Urban Native Girl has teamed up with the Regina Aboriginal Professional Association (RAPA) to bring back the #NativePhotoADay!
This challenge is taking place from June 1 – June 30, 2013. Take a photo that works with the theme of the day and post it to Instagram, Facebook or Twitter and label it “Day #: theme word) #NAHM2013PhotoADay“. Need some inspiration, check out the tag on Tumblr here. Don’t be afraid to get creative! Here are a few examples for you …
Day 30: Archery #NAHM2013PhotoADay
Day 6: Chief #NAHM2013PhotoADay
PLUS, there are PRIZES to be won! Of course, that makes it even more fun. So join in and get your friends to have some fun taking NDN photos with you too.
Men’s Prize: Shana Lonechild Sean John custom beaded tie & Tanya Yuzicappi Lanyard
UPDATE: Congrats to Deanna Belhumeur for winning this prize pack!
Women’s Prize: Tracy Toulouse Purse & Brandi Pasap Earrings
UPDATE: Congrats to Penni King for winning this prize pack!
#1) Prize Pack 1 for both men and women from Regina Aboriginal Professional Association! To take part email at least three of your photos from the month between June 26- July 3 at firstname.lastname@example.org. One male and one female will be selected to win the corresponding prize pack.
#2) Women’s T-Shirt from Foxxy Styles (Thanks Hiro Chavez!). To be eligible for this prize you’ve got to tag your Twitter post with #NAHM2013PhotoADay during the month of June. Prize winner will be contacted July 1st via Twitter.
#3) Women’s Canoe Suede Moccasin from Manitobah Mukluks (Thanks Manitobah!). To win this contest, you must post your Day 24: Moccasin post on Instagram with the hashtag #NAHM2013PhotoADay and we will notify the winner via Urban Native Girl’s Instagram on June 25 at 12 PM. You’ve got to follow @UrbanNativeGirl on Instagram and reply to the post to claim the prize!!
Update: Congrats to @chaosstar99 for winning a pair of Manitobah moccasins for her photo on Instagram!
All winners will be announced on this post on July 5, 2013.
*Contest only open to North American residents
Don’t forget to check out RAPA’s National Aboriginal History Month event listing here.
Graphic created by Hiro Chavez.