National Aboriginal Day: June 21 Celebrates 20 Years!

Catch the spirit of the 20th Anniversary of National Aboriginal Day on June 21! What is National Aboriginal Day? On June 21 National Aboriginal Day is celebrating 20 years of strong vibrant cultures and traditions. This is a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. The Canadian Constitution recognizes these three groups as Aboriginal peoples, also known as Indigenous … [Read more...]

“OMGoddess I am SO. EXCITED!!!!”, Brenda MacIntyre

Brenda MacIntyre says: "OMGoddess I am SO. EXCITED!!!!" Just sat with my accountant and went over some figures and... my NET INCOME has increased by 555% in the last 5 years - purely from being fully 100% self-employed!!! 555 = major life change, according to Doreen Virtue, and that is no surprise to me. Something big for me is coming in the next few months and I and others have been sensing that. So awesome to see that confirmation in my money numbers!! Big huge GRATITUDE and LOVE for … [Read more...]

Anishnabek Nation Seventh Generation, Charity Gala‏, OCT 17

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17TH, 2013 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm Four Seasons Hotel Toronto 60 Yorkville Avenue, Toronto, Ontario To register and purchase tickets, please contact Jason Restoule at jason.restoule@anishinabek.ca or 1-877-702-5200 www.fnbn.ca           www.an7gc.ca OPEN FOR BUSINESS NETWORKING RECEPTION Aria Foyer, third floor, Four Seasons Hotel Toronto This reception provides corporate Canada and government partners an opportunity to meet and network with Anishinabek … [Read more...]

Calling all Nations ~ A Celebration of Water and Belonging‏ OCT 12

Saturday October 12, 2013 Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, California Please join Grandmother Agnes Baker-Pilgrim and Grandmother Mona Polacca of the International Council of Thirteen Indigenous Grandmothers Nothern River Bear Drummers Turtle Women Rising Round Valley Feather Dancers Ras Keen, Africa Jyoti, Spiritual Director of the Center For Sacred Studies Chief Golden Light Eagle Cynthia Daniels Pomo Opening Prayer Members of Watersongline Council Sonoma County … [Read more...]

Ceremonial Meeting with the First Nations Leaders

Ceremonial Meeting with the First Nations Leaders Rideau Hall, Friday, January 11, 2013 "I am so pleased to welcome you to Rideau Hall, the home of the people of Canada. Let me begin by acknowledging that this gathering is taking place on the traditional territory of the Algonquin Nation, which spans the provinces of Ontario and Quebec. I would also like to take this opportunity to say a special welcome to Chief Theresa Spence and to say how concerned I am about your health and … [Read more...]

Theresa Spence – WOMAN of ACTION™

  A Celebration of Women™ is elated this day to Celebrate the Life of one of our world's brave women. This indigenous woman carries strong conviction, pure intention with a deep vision that has guided her to Take Action inside her community of Canada's Indigenous peoples, working to help the children and families. Through her efforts the Canadian government is now agreeing to meet with her this Friday, giving us a once-in-a-generation chance to push for real protection for First Nations … [Read more...]

Indigenous Peoples of Canada, Women’s Roles in Customary Governance

Indigenous Peoples of Canada, Women's Roles in Customary Governance I am a woman of Kichesipirini Algonquin First Nation descent, an Indigenous Peoples of Canada. My homeland is located within the watershed of the Ottawa River, under the administration of the provinces of Ontario and Quebec. This is unceded Algonquin Nation territory, and the Kichesipirini hold existing specific and contextual jurisdiction as customary government within the broader cultural complex. Positive social character … [Read more...]

Angela DeMontigny celebrates Design Studio Grand Opening – June 23, 2012

Angela DeMontigny celebrates Design Studio Grand Opening Saturday, June 23, 2012. 10:00am until 6:00pm. 701 TRINITY ROAD S., UNIT #3, ANCASTER, ONT. L0R 1R0 An Open House to celebrate the Opening of the Design Studio, National Aboriginal Day and the Summer Solstice. Special Guests, refreshments and fun! REGISTER HERE … [Read more...]

National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day – March 20

National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is coming tomorrow, March 20th.     Tomorrow, Tuesday March 20th is the first day of Spring. It is also the day chosen for the annual observance of National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NNHAAD). According to the recently launched national website for NNHAAD , this observance day is a “national mobilization effort designed to encourage Natives (American Indians, Alaska Natives and Native Hawaiians) across the United States and … [Read more...]

Kathleen of Care2 is Taking Action – Canada, repeal The Indian Act !

The Indian Act was originally designed to integrate First Nations Peoples of Canada into non-Native society, but it has allowed the Canadian government to have control over Native land and their way of life. Tell Stephen Harper that the Indian Act is way outdated. » In recent years, the Indian Act has made it impossible for Native communities to grow economically and improve their lives. The Indian Act is well-known to be both racist and demeaning, yet no action has been taken to repeal … [Read more...]

PMO: Crown – First Nations Gathering Outcome Statement

Crown - First Nations Gathering Outcome Statement January 24, 2012 Ottawa, Ontario Today, Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Assembly of First Nations National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo participated in an historic Crown – First Nations Gathering. The theme of the gathering was Strengthening Our Relationship – Unlocking Our Potential. Since first contact and the issuance of one of our founding constitutional documents, the Royal Proclamation of 1763, the evolving Crown – … [Read more...]

InterNations Toronto Summer Cocktails Night‏ – July 29th !!

Dear Toronto Members, We are happy to invite you to our InterNations Toronto Summer Cocktails Night. We hope you are enjoying the super hot summer in Toronto!! It’s time to beat the heat for July and join us for our monthly event at our beautiful venue for the 2011 Toronto InterNations events, C5, the 5th Floor lounge inside the Royal Ontario Museum. Albatross Members enjoy reduced entrance. Moreover, all guests will receive a complimentary welcome drink upon arrival. Please note that … [Read more...]

PMO – Prime Minister of Canada on National Aboriginal Day

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on National Aboriginal Day June 21, 2011 Ottawa, Ontario Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark National Aboriginal Day: “Today we honour and celebrate Aboriginal peoples in Canada on this, the 15th anniversary of National Aboriginal Day. “In addition to their remarkable art and culture, which continue to be an integral part of Canadian identity, Aboriginal peoples make enormous contributions to this country every … [Read more...]

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