Archive | October, 2020
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BC Métis Federation Set Course with New Strategic Plan 2021-2024

The BC Métis Federation is pleased to announce the release of its new Strategic Plan for 2021-2024.

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2019-2020 Annual Report Demonstrates Growth for the BC Métis Federation

BC Métis Federation leadership and team members are pleased to release the 2019-2020 BC Métis Federation Annual Report. The report provides comprehensive details on the progress of the organization in relation to a financial audit, membership growth, economic development, child and family work, and much more that the organization accomplished this past fiscal year. The […]

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BC Métis Federation Leaders Set Course for the Future

BC Métis Federation leaders came together to address a number of important reporting and governance related issues for the organization at the recent board meeting. The Métis leaders met while respecting COVID-19 social distancing measures to ensure the work of the organization moves forward.   Some of the key highlights of decisions included: Approval of […]

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BC Métis Federation Supports COVID-19 Relief for Metis Families

As COVID-19 cases continue to affect our families and local businesses, BC Métis Federation are assisting our communities in need.  In April, BC Métis Federation released an online survey to learn how local communities were affected by COVID-19. A large number of our membership had responded, with an estimated 30% of BC Métis Federation families […]

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Information on Voting for the BC Provincial 2020 Election

The B.C. provincial election is on Saturday, October 24, 2020. Please find a letter about the election from Chief Electoral Officer Anton Boegman here. You can share information about the election by distributing our voter’s guide available at elections.bc.ca/votersguide. It includes information about:       in-person voting options,       how to vote […]

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BCMF Board Meeting Sunday, October 18, 2020

BC Métis Federation leadership is informing members and partners that there is a board meeting on October 18th to address a number of governance-related items for the organization. The board will be updated on recent achievements and ongoing work for a new Strategic Plan for 2021-2024. There are several other reporting matters as well. Click […]

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BC Metis Federation Submission – Minor Works Order

BC Metis Federation is pleased to share the official letter that was submitted to Transport Canada yesterday regarding the Minor Works Order and their Federal Regulatory review process. The letter addresses BC Métis Federation’s comments with respect to Transport Canada’s ongoing consultation and solicitation of feedback on the contemplated changes to the Minor Works Order […]

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BCMF sends open letter to provincial parties to increase awareness of Métis issues

It is important that our members get out and vote in the upcoming provincial election. There have been no clear statements from any party regarding the 90,000 Métis people in BC. Therefore, the BC Métis Federation has been working to increase awareness about Métis issues. We sent a letter to the parties yesterday to raise […]

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BC Métis Federation Calls on MNBC to Stop Misleading Media and the Public

“It’s the government that needs to recognize the Métis and we need to be treated equally,” she said. “We want to ensure that our Métis peoples are heard.” B.C.’s Métis argue they have been left out of the reconciliation process and are underfunded in areas such as health care and education compared to First Nations. […]

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Job Opportunities at ATCO Frontec

  ATCO Frontec has a number of career opportunities available at their camp facilities in Valemount and Clearwater. They are looking for motivated and committed people to fill positions including 1st, 2nd and 3rd cooks, front desk attendant, camp attendant, and more. Join their virtual career fair on October 15th at 1 PM PDT or […]

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