BC Métis Federation is sharing a summary of the work in 2020 to exonerate Louis Riel created by the Friends of Louis Riel Society and one of their team members Mr. David Doyle. Mr. Doyle has been an advocate for the exoneration of Louis Riel for over 35 years. BC Métis Federation recognized Mr. Doyle […]
There has been growing First Nation leadership correspondence to the Government of Canada about the role of Métis in BC. It appears the position that Métis do not have rights in BC and that somehow our work for our members is perceived as threatening to First Nations interests. BC Métis Federation (BCMF) has sent a […]
We want to hear from you! BC Metis Federation is doing a Call For Short Story Submissions. We are in search of 100 short stories entries from community. Submissions can come from British Columbia and across Canada. Stories submissions cannot be previously published in print, self-published or blog republished. We ask for first rights on […]
BC Métis Federation is pleased to release their 9th Annual General Meeting minutes from this past weekend. Thank you to members who attended from throughout BC. To review the minutes click here.
BC Métis Federation leaders and team members are celebrating our 9th successful Annual General Meeting (AGM) which was held in our head office in Vancouver, BC on Saturday December 5th.
We want to hear from you! BC Métis Federation is doing a Call For Short Story Submissions. We are in search of 100 short story entries from the community. Submissions can come from British Columbia and across Canada. Stories submissions cannot be previously published in print, self-published or blog republished. We ask for first rights […]
Macro Spiecapag just announced a Construction Readiness Training Program. This five-day course will take place at Seabird College the week of January 18 – 22nd, 2021, There are 20 spots available and the vetting process will begin on December 14th, 2020. This program is intended for interested members looking for pipeline construction opportunities as a […]
In 2020-2021 our goal is to continue building Métis community relations, increase membership engagement, and advocate for BC Métis Federation member priorities. Please accept the following report outlining the organizational progress in these areas through various projects between April 1st and November 30th. We are achieving success in many ways, especially in securing several new […]
Legal Aid BC (LABC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the BC Métis Federation (BCMF) today to support the coordination of supportive justice services for Métis people in British Columbia. The MOU establishes a process for relationship building between LABC and BCMF, creating opportunities for collaboration between the two organizations. It also defines a […]
The BC Métis Federation is asking for support for the exoneration of Louis Riel. Please write an email to the two key Federal Indigenous Services Canada Minister’s Bennett and Miller. Copy and paste the following message: Dear Federal Indigenous Ministers, I am Métis. Monday, November 16 is the 135th anniversary of the unjust execution of […]