BC Métis Federation Board Meeting Agenda

The BC Métis Federation Board members are meeting this Sunday, April 30th at the North Star Masonic Hall in Surrey, BC.

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Métis Culture Festival in Terrace this August

BC Métis Federation is proud to support the 3rd annual Skeena Valley Country Music Festival, hosted by our partner the Skeena River Métis Community Association. The music festival is taking place on August 11th to 13th in Terrace, BC at the Thornhill Community Centre. Free on-site RV camping and concessions will be available to festival-goers, as […]

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Proposed Wyndwood Pipeline Expansion Project

Letter to BC Métis Federation members: Spectra Energy (Enbridge) has proposed to expand the Wyndwood Pipeline System (a loop of the Fort St. John Main Line) by adding add a new segment of 36inch pipeline to a preexisting rightofway. The expansion will span 27 kilometres and is located southwest of Chetwynd, BC. The BC Métis […]

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Nova Métis Heritage Association Community Forum

All Métis are urged to attend the upcoming Nova Métis Heritage Association Community Forum on Sunday, April 30th, 2017 to discuss MNBC & NMHA community charter agreement issues. The community forum will be held at the North Star Masonic Hall from 1:00PM – 4:00PM and will include entertainment from JJ Lavallee and refreshments. For more […]

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Review of Environmental Assessment Processes

Environmental Assessment Update

BC Métis Federation is pleased to share the latest update from the Federal Minister of Environment regarding the review of the Canadian Environmental Assessment processes related to projects. BC Métis Federation provided a presentation about our views and it appears our voice, on behalf of our members, continues to be heard. It remains unclear how […]

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Nova Métis Community in Surrey Continues Fight Against Ongoing Bad Politics from Métis Nation BC

BC Métis Federation is sharing a letter sent yesterday by the Nova Métis Heritage Association in Surrey, BC to the Métis Nation BC. This organization represents over 2000 Métis members and they have agreements to work with Métis Nation BC as well as the BC Métis Federation. This is one of over 30 Métis community […]

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Round Table on Poverty Reduction Strategy

(Winnipeg, MB) Representatives from the BC Métis Federation had the opportunity of attending a national meeting in Winnipeg, Manitoba this last week with Federal and Provincial representatives from the Ministry of Children and Social Development to discuss issues of poverty for Métis Children and Families. Topics brought forward concerns what success would look like in […]

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MyVoyageur.ca Kicks Off

The BC Métis Federation is proud to announce the completion of MyVoyageur.ca. This web-based information system was developed with support from Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) and Urban Aboriginal Partnerships program, and provides important information to Métis youth moving from rural centres to Victoria, Vancouver, Kamloops, Kelowna and Prince George, and others, regarding community […]

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BC Métis Federation Invitation to National Forum on Child Poverty

BC Métis Federation is pleased to update members about the growing recognition the organization is receiving from the Federal Government. The organization will have representation attend the national roundtable this week in Winnipeg addressing Métis child poverty. This is another positive step to ensuring our voice for our Métis members is heard and that we […]

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Leader Presenting March 30th at TWU 7-9 PM

BC Métis Federation is proud of elected leader and Secretary Mr. Joe Desjarlais about his upcoming presentation on March 30th, on campus at the Trinity Western University. Mr. Desjarlais has been asked to present a presentation entitled “My Journey to Métis Identity.” This is an amazing personal story and journey while raising the profile of […]

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