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BC Métis Federation Welcomes Hudson Hope Métis Community

BC Métis Federation leaders are proud to announce the latest new Métis community organization to agree to work with our organization.  Yesterday, River of the Peace Métis Society (RofPMS) signed the Statement of Cooperation in Hudson Hope as a new community partner. “I sincerely thank local Métis President Valerie Paice who has worked tirelessly for […]

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BC Métis Federation Welcomes Fort Nelson Métis Community

BC Métis Federation leaders are proud to announce welcoming Old Fort Métis Association officially as a new community partner today.

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Have your voice heard in the BCMF Strategic Planning Survey Today 

  BC Métis Federation needs your feedback to put together our strategic plan for 2021-2024.  Your response is important as it helps us determine which information and services require more support, how we can better involve you in revitalizing Métis culture, and where we should focus while advocating and partnering with government, industry and other […]

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BC Métis Federation Congratulates Member, Quinn Pickering

BC Métis Federation leadership is proud to share the latest contemporary music released by Métis cultural performer, Quinn Pickering. Quinn has been one of our celebrated Métis cultural performers since 2011 and our leadership is proud to see Quinn follow his musical talents. Let’s all support this proud young Métis man by listening to his […]

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Letter to Provincial Attorney General David Eby

BC Metis Federation is advising members and partners that we sent a letter to the Provincial Attorney General David Eby today.  The Provincial Government continues to devolve services for low-income Indigenous people to the BC First Nations Justice Society.  This process, despite an overwhelming representation of local Metis clients, is not inclusive of Metis engagement […]

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Trans Mountain Construction Update

BC Metis Federation is sharing the following clearing update regarding section 5B which is part of the construction for the Trans Mountain Project. Work and construction are well underway. BC Metis Federation is working with contractors to secure new employment opportunities and subcontract work. Click here to review the latest poster for section 5B.

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BC Métis Federation Vice President Recognized in Terrace

BC Métis Federation vice-president reflects on decades of hard work in the Terrace area (Taken from the Article “Skeena Voices | 75 year-old Rene Therrien doesn’t waste a minute” in Terrace Standard) Long before Rene Therrien became the Vice-President of the BC Métis Federation, played the fiddle for former-Prime Minister Paul Martin or worked to […]

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Metis Historians Respond to Jean Teillet’s Views on the Metis Flag

This week BC Metis Federation is pleased to share a formal response by well known and respected Metis historians George and Terry Goulet in response to a recent Windspeaker article about the Metis flag. Many Metis people were shocked to read well known Metis lawyer Jean Teillet’s interview suggesting that many of the stories about […]

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Employment Information Session – August 13th

The Ledcor Group will be hosting an Employment Information Session from 9 AM to 5 PM on August 13th, 2020 in Valemount, BC. They will be hiring for the following positions: Heavy Equipment Operators (Side Boom Operator, Dozer Operator, Excavator) Journeyman Pressure B Welder Skilled Labourer Appointments are required in order to attend and can […]

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Job Postings: BCIB Job Opportunities

BC Infrastructure Benefits will be hiring tradespeople for the Pattullo Bridge Expansion Project, and the Highway 1 Expansion from Kamloops to the Alberta Border. Priority hiring is applied for locals, Indigenous peoples, women, and other groups traditionally underrepresented in the trades. Job Opportunities: Skilled Labourer Pile Driver Labourer Iron Worker Deck-Hand Virtual information sessions and […]

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