About Our Tree Of Creation Logo

Tree of Creation

The "Tree Of Creation" logo brings together a number of images, which symbolizes and guides the work we do.

The Tree

Where we come from - the past.
Where we are now – the present.
Where we want to be – the future.

The Roots

Life & Family,
Respect and

The Earth

is our communities, defining needs and acting to meet those needs. It is our grassroots movement which nurtures our values.

The Growing Trunk

helps us to measure our progress and development as HIV/AIDS issues in the community are addressed.

The Branches

symbolize our areas of focus – prevention, care and support, treatment, research, and surveillance.

The Leaves

personify our individual and professional roles and responsibilities.

The Tipi Poles

in the distance guide us towards our future ideal and our goal of a healthy response to HIV/AIDS.

The Red Ribbon

incorporates the universal symbol of HIV/AIDS with the red heart of love.

The Infinity

recognizes our place of beginning, and the creative forces that work through us, continuing without end. It's also significant to the Métis community.

Joe P. Cardinal

joeJoe was one of the elders who gave his blessing to use the Tree of Creation for helping people understand HIV/AIDS.
"Love is our strongest medicine." -Joe P. Cardinal

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