Archive | August, 2016
BCMF at World Festival September 3rd, 2016

Final 2016 Summer Cultural Support in Richmond

BC Métis Federation and the Michif Historical and Cultural Preservation Society are partnering once again to ensure Métis culture is part of the World Festival being hosted this weekend in Richmond. The festival will take place September 3rd at Minoru Park from 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM. Hope you see you there!

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BCMF and Peyak Leadership August 25, 2016

Métis Culture Celebrated in Prince George

BC Métis Federation and the Peyak Li Moond Métis Society (Peyak), one of the partner communities of the BC Métis Federation, are celebrating the success of their 2nd annual Roots Music Festival that was held over the weekend at Blackburn Community Hall in Prince George, British Columbia.

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Métis Nation BC Election in Jeopardy With Looming Postal Strike

I write this week to share thoughts on the latest Métis Nation British Columbia (MNBC) election issues. As we know, Canada appears to be headed for a postal strike and one has to wonder how organizations such as the MNBC are going to properly operate their election process which is completely being undertaken by mail […]

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Federal Government and BC Métis Federation Continue Work on Proposed TransMountain Project

BC Métis Federation continues to establish a strong relationship with the Government of Canada and various Federal Government departments. Last week BC Métis Federation representatives met with a number of Federal Government representatives regarding Kinder Morgan Canada’s (KMC) proposed TransMountain Expansion project.

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Prince George Roots Music Festival

BC Métis Federation is one of several proud sponsors of the Roots Music Festival in Prince George, August 26th – 28th, 2016. The event is hosted by Peyak Li Moond Métis Society and will be held at the Blackburn Community Centre.

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BCMF and SRMCA Leaders August 13th, 2016

Métis Culture Celebrated Once Again in Terrace

(Terrace, BC) – BC Métis Federation and the Skeena River Métis Community Association, one of the partner communities of the BC Métis Federation, once again RE celebrating the success of their 3RD Annual Métis Music Festival that was held over the weekend at Thornhill Community Hall in Terrace, British Columbia. BC Métis Federation President Keith […]

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BCMF 2015-2016 Annual Report Released

(Vancouver, BC) BC Métis Federation continues to build organizational administration and reporting to enable and assist members and partners review annual progress of the provincial Métis representative organization. Today BC Métis Federation leadership is proud to release the annual report for activities from April 1st, 2015 – March 31st, 2016. BC Métis Federation President Keith […]

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Voting for the September 24th BC Métis Federation Election

BC Metis Federation members are required to register electronically in order to vote for the BCMF board during the upcoming election. Members are considering running for 1 of 9 elected positions for the next 2 year term. Online voting will open September 8th, 2016, so be sure to activate your online registration in order to […]

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BC Métis Federation Approved Vision for Daniels Case at Board Meeting

(Kamloops, BC) BC Métis Federation held their final board meeting for this current term this past weekend in Kamloops at the Sandman Signature Hotel. The board addressed a number of items including addressing ongoing work regarding critical issues facing Métis people in British Columbia that the organization represents. One of the key items the BC […]

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