MFNERC and Yellowquill College Merge to Create a First Nations Post-Secondary Institution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 3, 2019  Winnipeg, MB. – Two highly regarded First Nations educational organizations, The Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre (MFNERC) and Yellowquill College, have formally amalgamated. This merge will provide First Nations-led education from Early Learning through Post-Secondary. In 2018, the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs passed a resolution for a Manitoba…

Maamiikwendan Gathering | October 16 & 17, 2019

MAAMIIKWENDAN: Remembering Residential Schools & Cemeteries as Indigenous Sites of Conscience PROPOSED AGENDA Day 1 – Wednesday, October 16, 2019 10:00 AM            Pre-Conference Roundtable with Residential School delegates   12:00 PM             LUNCH   Official Conference Begins for All Delegates   1:00 PM               Territory Welcome, Chief Dennis Meeches Opening Prayer & Song Overview of Long Plain:…

Canada and Treaty One First Nations sign Comprehensive Settlement Agreement for Kapyong Barracks

Canada and Treaty One First Nations sign Comprehensive Settlement Agreement for Kapyong Barracks   August 30, 2019 – Winnipeg, Manitoba – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces   In the spirit of collaboration and renewed relationships, the Government of Canada and the Treaty One First Nations today signed a Comprehensive Settlement Agreement for the former Kapyong Barracks…

Thank you to our Sponsors – 2019 Pow Wow

Thank you to our Sponsors in helping make the 2019 Long Plain First Nation Pow Wow a huge success! Eagle Sponsors: Manitoba Hydro Long Plain Community Development Initiative Arrowhead Development Corporation Madison Petro-Canada Bear Sponsors: Rona Masterbuild Turtle Sponsors: Penner Oil PCL Construction Clear Direction Ernst Hansh Construction Rona Wolf Sponsors: Myron Pederson Oodanooketoh Meyers…

Child Development Worker Certificate Program (Part-Time)

Long Plain Employment & Training and Post Secondary presents: Child Development Worker Certificate Program (Part-Time) The Child Development Certificate program seeks to provide individuals with knowledge, skills and abilities that are highly valued in child development programs focused on children with special needs and their families. September 2019 – August 2021 4 Hours commitment every…

2019 Long Plain First Nation Birthday

Long Plain First Nation Birthday Presented by Chief and Council Ceremony Location: Spirit Lodge/ Keeshkeemaquah Burial Site Wednesday June 19, 2019 and Thursday June 20, 2019 AGENDA: Wednesday June 19, 2019     Community Traditional Feast Feast by Peters Sisters 11:30AM to 1:30PM     11:30AM       Rezplex Cupcakes 12:15PM Rezplex Giveaway 1:00PM…