Archive | September, 2013
BC Metis Federation AGM

Annual General Meeting Takes BC Métis Federation to Next Level

(Langley, BC) The second BC Métis Federation Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held at West Langley Hall in Langley, BC yesterday. Delegates attended from many parts of the province including Terrace, Prince Rupert, Prince George, Hudson Hope, Williams Lake, Kamloops, Vancouver, Victoria, Kelly Lake, Surrey and several other locations. The AGM registered several voting delegates […]

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The Trial of Louis Riel

Trial of Louis Riel Making Historic Debut in BC

BC Metis Federation is making this November 15th and 16th historic throughout British Columbia by bringing in the Trial of Louis Riel performance by Rielco Production out of Saskatchewan to New Westminster, BC. There will be three shows and seating is limited. The trial is world class performance and the general public will greatly benefit […]

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Aboriginal Business Match 2014

Aboriginal Business Match Back for More After Setting the Stage for $30 Million in Successful Deals in 2013

BC Metis Federation President Keith Henry has been asked to chair the upcoming Aboriginal Business Match (ABM) scheduled for February 2014 and is quoted in a press release today. Over $30 million in business deals were made during the ABM in 2013. BC Metis Federation is a recognized partner and encourages Metis business owners and […]

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BC Metis Federation Announces Kinder Morgan Community Consultations

BC Metis Federation is pleased to announce a series of new community consultation meetings starting in September to December 2013 regarding the proposed Kinder Morgan Canada Trans Mountain Expansion Project. To support information BC Metis Federation produced a Consultation Guide and Preliminary Assessment regarding the duty to consult and initial overview of the Trans Mountain […]

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Prime Minister Appointment to Meet with BC Metis Federation

BC Metis Federation has been invited to meet with Canada’s Special Federal Representative on West Coast Infrastructure this Friday. A delegation of leadership from BC Metis Federation will be meeting to provide input into the process. BC Metis Federation is pleased with the continued recognition and participation in Federal Government processes.

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BC Metis Federation Supports the Michif Language Project Cultural DVD

Watch the Video in High Definition The official launch of the 2012 Michif Language Project CD funded by Canadian Heritage Canada was held at Fuller Lake on September 15th 2013, in attendance members of the Cowichan Valley Metis association who enjoyed a traditional picnic accompanied by fiddle music by Courtney Campbell, and a voyageur canoe […]

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Metis Connect

Métis Connect Continues to Provide Education

(Langley, BC) BC Métis Federation developed and design a Métis cross cultural education program for governments, industry, and any other institution or organization to learn about Métis cultural and perspectives. The program is called Métis Connect and BC Métis Federation has delivered a number of workshops by request to various organizations since its design and […]

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Truth and Reconciliation September 18th, 2013

BC Métis Federation Board Member Attends Truth and Reconciliation National Event

(Vancouver, BC) This week September 18-21 is the Truth and Reconciliation National Event aboriginal people in BC with a number of events planned. This event provides an opportunity for those affected by the legacy of the Indian Residential Schools to share their experiences with the Commission and the public. This event is described as a […]

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BCMF Annual Report

BC Metis Federation Releases 2012-2013 Annual Report

BC Metis Federation is pleased to present the Annual Report that outlines the progress and development of the BC Metis Federation this last year. The report provides a thorough overview of the organization and the achievements. Please Annual Report will be reviewed by members at the upcoming BC Metis Federation Annual General Meeting September 28th […]

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Metis Coffee Talk

Metis Coffee Talk Tomorrow at 7:30 PM

Metis Coffee Talk airs each Thursday at 7:30 PM and this week the show will be hosted by two new individuals, Vice President Daryl Piper and board member Rene Therrien. Rene will be sharing some fiddle tunes for you to enjoy and the show will update on some of the latest topics.

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