Prince George Regional Gathering to be held on April 21st 2012

Prince George Regional Gathering to be held on April 21st 2012

All are welcomed to the next Prince George regional gathering on April 21st 2012 at 6 pm.  This regional gathering at the Ramada Inn 444 George St. discusses our nations future, and brings us together in respect of Harold “Muggi” Morin who touched many people’s hearts and man of true faith in the people’s right […]

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Completion of 2011-2012 Fiscal Year MNBC Debt Recovery Plan

The following letter was sent today to the MNBC Board of Directors… Dear MNBC Board Members, I am writing this letter to both request an updated progress report including 2nd and 3rd quarter financial statements for the 2011-2012 fiscal year (as I know that the 4th quarter will not be available yet) and to pose […]

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BC Métis Federation Regional Gathering - Cranbrook

BC Métis Federation Regional Gathering – Cranbrook

(Cranbrook, BC) The BC Métis Federation held our fourth Regional Gatherings entitled A New Beginning tonight in Cranbrook, BC for the Kootenay Region at the Prestige Hotel. There was a small crowd with about 10 people in attendance. It appears the challenges holding a meeting the weekend of Easter resulted in minimal attendance. BC Métis […]

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Meeting at Surrey City Hall – Métis Remarks

Meeting at Surrey City Hall – Métis Remarks

Dear Murray and Nicola, I want to take this opportunity to express appreciation for the opportunity to meet earlier today on behalf of BC Métis Federation Vice President Mr. Daryl Piper and Nova Métis Heritage Association President Ken Fisher. The BC Métis Federation represents Métis people throughout BC and works in conjunction with the Nova […]

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BC Metis Federation Wishes Member Irene Flett a Happy 87th Birthday

BC Metis Federation Wishes Member Irene Flett a Happy 87th Birthday

Happy 87th Birthday Granny I am sure you all share some special memories. She is just too special and has given so much to many people through the years.Thank you for taking care of us, your generosity, and above all the good jokes and laughs. Your one funny character. We will always be Thelma and Louise […]

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BC Métis Federation Continues Community Dialogue – North Cariboo Métis Association in Quesnel

BC Métis Federation Continues Community Dialogue – North Cariboo Métis Association in Quesnel

(Quesnel, BC) The BC Métis Federation has maintained their commitment to Métis community engagement yesterday while in Quesnel, BC. The North Cariboo Métis Association (NCMA) is located in Quesnel about an hour south of Prince George. NCMA has been in existence for several years and has a strong board and infrastructure led by President Tony […]

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BC Métis Federation Regional Gathering - Surprising Turn Out In Kelowna, the Momentum Builds

BC Métis Federation Regional Gathering – Surprising Turn Out In Kelowna, the Momentum Builds

(Kelowna, BC) The BC Métis Federation held their third Regional Gatherings entitled A New Beginning tonight in Kelowna, BC for the Thompson Okanagan region at the Coast Capri Hotel. There was a surprising crowd with about 25 people in attendance. This was the third of seven BC Métis Federation led Regional Gatherings being held throughout […]

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Federal Government Takes Drastic Action to Expedite Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipelines Project

(Vancouver, BC) The Government of Canada released their federal budget this week and it appears there will be a number of challenges facing future programs and services for Aboriginal people. The impacts to existing Métis programs remains unclear and we will be vigilant is reviewing the impacts in the coming months as Federal Departments find […]

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MNBC Failed Consultation

MNBC Failed Consultation

Attention Métis leaders and Métis people of British Columbia; The BC Métis Federation continues to provide information relevant to the Métis people to assist you make informed choices. Over the course of the last year BC Métis Federation has provided another perspective about the Métis governance, Métis program delivery and financial management of the Métis […]

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Conservative Minister Must Apologize for Offensive Comments about Aboriginal Peoples

Conservative Minister Must Apologize for Offensive Comments about Aboriginal Peoples

Liberal Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development and Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency critic Dr. Carolyn Bennett today called on Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver to apologize for his offensive comments towards Aboriginal people. In a speech to the Vancouver Board of Trade, the Minister called Aboriginal communities ‘socially dysfunctional’. His comments were insulting and disrespectful […]

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