KWIC is a local charitable organization that connects people to global issues and local initiatives through
opportunities that can change how we understand the world and foster equitable and sustainable
We make change happen through three key program areas: Community Education, Youth &
In-School Programs, and Umbrella Support for small and emerging projects.
Started over 30 years ago (1989) as a grassroots initiative of passionate community members living in
Michi Saagiig Nishnaabeg Territory, KWIC’s work in the Nogojiwanong/Peterborough and Kawartha area is
led by a small, dedicated staff supported by amazing volunteers working in collaboration with talented