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FRCN Leadership along with the Knowledge Keepers and the Reconciliation Project team would like to engage FRCN community members in the Reconciliation process by sharing information and receiving feedback. Please submit your contact information (i.e. email, phone number, mailing address) to frcntanya@mymts.net or electronically with the form below if you are interested in obtaining copies of the…

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Off-Reserve Community Meeting – April 20, 2022

Wednesday, April 20, 2022 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Canad Inns Polo Park Ambassador Room 3 1405 St. Matthews Avenue Winnipeg, Manitoba  Agenda: Presentations and Discussion Reconciliation Project Update Custom Election Code Governance Code Bill C-92: Sonny Cochrane Supper served at 5:30 pm Presentations: 6:00 pm-8:30 pm

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Youth Facilitator (Reconciliation Project) – Opportunity

Reconciliation Project Youth Facilitator One-year term commencing April 18th with possible extension (funding dependent). The Reconciliation Project is seeking a community member with a level of expertise in engaging youth and promoting awareness of the Reconciliation Project. The successful candidate will have effective communication, presentation and organizational skills in order to coordinate, facilitate and promote group…

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Group Facilitation Coordinator (Reconciliation Project) – Opportunity

Reconciliation Project Group Facilitation Coordinator One-year term commencing April 18th with possible extension (funding dependent). The Reconciliation Project is seeking a community member with a level of expertise in engaging others and promoting awareness of the Reconciliation Project. The successful candidate will have effective communication, presentation and organizational skills in order to coordinate, facilitate and promote…

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Call Out for Information of Fisher River Residential School Attendees (Commemoration Park)

Tansi, a group of local volunteers, through Fisher River Cree Nation’s Reconciliation process, is planning a Commemoration Park to honor various groups…one group being Fisher River Cree Nation band members who attended Residential Schools.  As a start, we are collecting names of residential school survivors with the help of families and friends.  Research will also take place…

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Knowledge Keepers Christmas Dinner | December 21, 2021

Knowledge Keepers Christmas Dinner For Elders 65+ and their partners. Open to FRCN members & residents of Fisher River only. December 21st, 2021 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM FRCN Community Hall Pre-registration is required for attendance; First 100 people will be accepted. Please call 204-260-9240 (Tanya) to register. All attending must be double vaccinated and…

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List of Upcoming Elders Meetings

A series of meetings have been scheduled, from October to December, to discuss the Governance Code, Election Code and Bill C-92 (CFS). Monthly meetings with Council have also been scheduled. October 5:                   Governance Code; Time: 10:00 am-2:00 pm October 12:                 Bill C-92 with Sonny Cochrane; Time: 2:00 pm-4:00 pm October 19:                 Regular…

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FRCN Community Oral History Archive Obtains Contribution from the Library and Archives Canada (LAC), ‘Listen, Hear our Voices’ Program

The Listen, Hear our Voices initiative (part of the Indigenous Documentary Heritage Initiatives) provided support to 19 projects by First Nations, Inuit and Métis Nation organizations throughout Canada. Fisher River Cree Nation (FRCN) was successfully chosen as a recipient for 2020-2021 and received $22,230 for the Community History Archives project. From the early 1990s into…

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Journey from Fisher River

“Fisher River Cree Nation has a history of maintaining community life with teachings about respect and sharing. The isolation created by Covid 19 has been a challenge to our way life and has meant we are unable to feast and share our stories. The recognition of the trauma created by residential and day schools has…

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Fisher River Cree Nation and Canada sign Memorandum of Understanding on Advancing Reconciliation

For Immediate Release: Fisher River Cree Nation and Canada sign Memorandum of Understanding on Advancing Reconciliation December 7, 2018 — Ottawa, ON — Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada & Fisher River Cree Nation Working collaboratively to renew the nation-to-nation relationship based on recognition of rights, respect, co-operation and partnership is key to achieving reconciliation with…

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