Tag Archives | Letters to Government

Further MNBC Deception

As of Friday, October 14th MNBC suspended all Meet-So Catering Services Limited operations as MNBC finally admitted Meet-So Catering was not meeting revenues in a letter dated October 19th but released at noon on October 20th.

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British Columbia Métis Federation Budget Consultation Submission

BCMF submitted to the Provincial Government Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services regarding the 2012 Budget Process. A Standing Committee report is expected to be released, based on the consultation process, by November 15th and BCMF will be interested to review how the BCMF submission was considered. BCMF recognizes that the Province has […]

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MNBC Financials for Métis Skills and Employment Center

MNBC has now posted the Métis Education and Employment Training Trust (ME&ETT) Financial Statements earlier this week on the MNBC website in relation to financial operations between April 1st, 2010 and March 31st, 2011. The ME&ETT financial statements were signed off September 19th, 2011. The ME&ETT financial statements directly relate to the overall financial operations […]

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MNBC Invalid Special Resolution

The following letter was sent today to the Honourable Mary Polak, Minister of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation for the Province of British Columbia… Dear Minister Polak, I am writing to provide your office continued information regarding items related to the Métis Nation British Columbia (MNBC) and the effects on Métis people throughout British Columbia. The […]

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Kelly Lake Métis Seek Clarification From the Province

Kelly Lake Métis Settlement Society (KLMSS) President Lyle Letendre sent the following letter to the Provincial Minister in light of the Provincial letter of September 8th where it was suggested that MNBC represents all Métis people and communities. KLMSS has had a relationship with the Province for decades and continues to communicate their frustration as […]

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As of September 21st, 2011 – Incredibly, MNBC Continues to Default on Property Taxes

BCMF has sent the following letter to the Provincial Minister of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation and all Provincial MLAs in light of statements in the Provincial Government letter of September 8th. The Provincial Minister appeared to suggest government officials were closely monitoring the MNBC deficit progress. We strongly disagree given the evidence and the BCMF […]

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Disappointing Provincial Government Response to BCMF

BCMF is providing a copy of a letter sent to BCMF President Keith Henry dated September 8th, 2011 from Minister of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation (MARR) Minister Honourable Mary Polak. The Ministers response is not surprising to many at the BCMF but is truely a disappointment in light of the mounting evidence of MNBC financial […]

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Letter to Government Regarding BCMF Financial Review September 2011

The British Columbia Métis Federation (BCMF) continues our efforts to provide awareness of the dire financial situation plaguing the Métis Nation British Columbia (MNBC). The BCMF feels strongly that the Métis people of BC have a right to know how the MNBC has mismanaged government funds that directly affect the delivery of programs and services […]

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MNBC Debt Recovery Process

The British Columbia Métis Federation (BCMF) is submitting this correspondence to your respective departments to further inform you of the gravity of the financial situation in the Métis Nation British Columbia (MNBC). It is important to note that MNBC is contracted under their nonprofit corporation known as the Métis Provincial Council of British Columbia (MPCBC) […]

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