The Nunavut Disabilities Makinnasuaqtiit Society (NDMS) was promoting Movember with Wing Night (the band) on Dec. 7. The event was scheduled to start at 10:30 p.m. at the Store House in Iqaluit.

NDMS is an organization that advocates the inclusion of individuals with disabilities and barriers.

The members of Wing Night. Left to right are Joel James, Michael Taylor, Matt Jameson and Marcus Wong. photo courtesy by Issac Mensah

“We like to promote wellness and well-being in the community. Tobacco reduction is a good way to promote wellness and well-being,” stated Issac Mensah, an Employment Specialist at NDMS.

“Wing Night likes to use entertainment to promote healthy living. They decided to support us.”

The Toronto band is a hip-hop and R&B cover band that specializes in the classics of the 90’s.

It was a night of enjoying hip-hop and R&B music while creating awareness of healthy living.

To encourage inclusivity the event was free of charge.

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