Grand Council Treaty #3 hosted a First Nations Social Emergencies Focus Group at Couchiching First Nation Multiplex, May 8-9, 2018. The Social Emergencies work has been undertaken by Mushkegowuk Council, Nishnawbe Aski Nation, Grand Council Treaty #3, Ontario and Canada.
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Treaty #3 First Nations sign historic Forestry and Mining Resource Revenue Sharing Agreement with the Province of Ontario
The Grand Council is pleased to announce that Treaty #3 First Nations and the Province of Ontario’s forestry and mining sectors have committed to entering into a historic Resource Revenue Sharing Agreement. The Agreement is one of the first of its kind to occur within Treaty #3 Territory. It will share stumpage fees and mining […]
Ogichidaa Francis Kavanaugh and Chief Kathy Kishiqueb, Social Sustainability Chiefs met with ADM Darryl Sturtevant and Ministry staff to advance Abinoojii Inakonigiwin.
Grand Council Treaty #3 – Ministry of Children and Youth Services (MCYS) Bilateral Table Meeting Double Tree Hotel Downtown Toronto, On Today the leadership and Ministry met to discuss program to date and development of an Implementation Plan and Financial Framework to support Abinoojii Inakonigiwin. Ogichidaa Francis Kavanaugh and ADM Sturtevant signed an agreement to support the work […]
Grand Council Treaty #3 Staff & Chief Howard Kabestra (Naotkamegwanning) show their support for the Humboldt Broncos. #HumboldtStrong #HumboldtBroncos
Grand Council Treaty 3 recognizes the film release in Canada of Indian Horse based on the book by Richard Wagamese.
On April 13, 2018 theatres across Canada will be showing Indian Horse a film which is based on the book written by Richard Wagamese. Indian Horse was written in 2012 and is about a Residential School survivor, Saul Indian Horse who had an extraordinary gift for hockey. The novel Indian Horse won a People’s Choice […]
Kenora, ON – Grand Council Treaty #3 is pleased that the 2018 Provincial Budget announced the location of the Community Justice Centre in Kenora with the exploration of a satellite hub in Sioux Lookout. Kenora was one of several selected locations for a Community Justice Centre and is proposing bi-cultural services with integrated facilities. Ogichidaa Francis […]
CALL FOR VENDORS Grand Council Treaty #3 National Spring Assembly 2018 Dates: May 15, 16, & 17 Where: Obashkaandagaang First Nation (Washagamis Bay) Vendor Location: Obashkaandagaang Pow Wow Grounds Fee: $50.00 (or donation/gift valued at $50.00) We are looking for vendors / crafters to set up booths at our upcoming National Spring Assembly 2018. It […]
Wauzhusk Onigum Nation, Ontario – On Tuesday, March 13th and Wednesday March 14th 2018, Treaty #3 members ages 16-29, gathered at the Youth Assembly. Led by the Treaty #3 Youth Council, critical engagement of youth occurred on a broad scale of issues affecting their territory. This inaugural event focused on high-level social, legal, educational, health, […]
TO: First Nations Leadership, Treaty # 3 Anishinaabe Nation, Community Care Program Teams, Service Providers and/or Organizations FROM: Carrie Atatise-Norwegian, B.A., J.D. DATE: February 23, 2018 REGIONAL ENGAGEMENT SESSIONS: ANISHINAABE ABINOOJII INAKONIGEWIN Please be advised that the Grand Council Treaty # 3 will be hosting Regional Engagement Sessions as part of education, transition and implementation of Anishinaabe […]
Fond Du Lac, Minnesota Black Bear Casino, located on the Fond Du Lac Reservation in Minnesota graciously hosted elders, chiefs, and staff members from the Anishinaabe Nation of Treaty #3 for the four-day Niibaakawin Elder’s Gathering Tribal Chairman Kevin Dupuis spoke on the connection that Treaty #3 and the Fond Du Lac Band have through their […]