Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations

Suite 100-103A Packham Ave. Saskatoon, SK

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Candidates Declared for FSIN Election

The Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN) Credentials Committee is pleased to announce the names of the candidates for the Office of the Chief, the Office of the First Vice Chief, and the Office of the Third Vice Chief.

The candidates, in alphabetical order, for the Office of the Chief are:

  1. BEN, Helen – Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation
  2. CAMERON, Robert (Bobby) – Witchekan Lake First Nation
  3. OMANI, Leo – Wahpeton Dakota First Nation

The candidates, in alphabetical order, for the Office of the First Vice Chief are:

  1. JONATHAN, Kimberly – Wahpeton Dakota First Nation

The candidates, in alphabetical order, for the Office of Third Vice Chief are:

  1. LERAT, Edward (Dutch) – Cowessess First Nation

Kimberly Jonathan and Edward (Dutch) Lerat will be formally acclaimed during the fall Legislative Assembly at TCU Place in Saskatoon, October 28 and 29, 2015. Interim Chief Jonathan and Vice Chief Lerat will continue their duties until that time.

A by-election for the Office of the Second Vice Chief will also be held during the fall Legislative Assembly on October 28 and 29, 2015. Candidates for the Office of the Second Vice Chief must submit the required documentation set out in the FSIN Election Act by October 5, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. A list of candidates for the Office of Second Vice Chief will be released on or shortly after October 5th.

The FSIN represents 74 First Nations in Saskatchewan. The Federation is committed to honouring the spirit and intent of Treaty, as well as the promotion, protection and implementation of the Treaty promises that were made more than a century ago.

For more information please contact:

Ron Crowe
Clerk of the Legislative Assembly
Phone: 306-956-6916
Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Michael Wolverine
Deputy Electoral Officer
Cell: 306-370-6542

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2015 FSIN Youth Assembly

2015 FSIN Youth Assembly Livestream

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Grace Period for Second Vice Chief

TAKE NOTICE pursuant to section 43(b) of the FSIN Election Act, any person wishing to be a Candidate for the Second Vice-Chief position shall file a Declaration of Intent with the Chief Electoral Officer on September 28th, 2015 no later than 12 noon.

TAKE FURTHER NOTICE the deadline for the documentation required of a person wishing to be a Candidate for the Second Vice-Chief executive position shall submit the required documentation set out in under section 49, by October 5th, 2015 at 12:00 noon, Attention the Clerk, Ron Crowe, at The Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations Office, Suite 100-103A Packham Avenue, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 4K4

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Strength Of Our Women Gala Event

THE SASKATCHEWAN FIRST NATIONS WOMEN'S COMMISSION
is proud to present the

FIRST ANNUAL AWARDS GALA DINNER


 

 

   

IRS Personal Credits Deadline

URGENT – DEADLINE APPROACHING - Indian Residential Schools Personal Credits

Residential School Survivors that were eligible for the Common Experience Payment are also eligible for Personal Credits of up to $3000.00.

Personal Credits can be used for yourself or you can transfer them to your siblings, children or grandchildren. Some examples of what they can be used for include:
  • Learn traditional or cultural teachings;
  • Learn literacy or trades;
  • Purchase books and/or computers for education;
  • Attend a program at a university,  college, trade or training school.
For more information, please contact the Personal Credits Administrator at 1-866-343-1858!

If you require a new form, please call 1-866-343-1858 for a new one as soon as possible!

They will only accept forms received or post-marked on or before October 31, 2014!


 

FSIN NIHB Forum Videos (Mar 4 - 6, 2014)

Day 2:

Opening Comments & Morning Panel First Session
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RE: FSIN YOUTH & ADULT 2014 PROVINCIAL SPORT CHAMPIONSHIPS

January 7, 2014

SASKATCHEWAN FIRST NATIONS/TRIBAL COUNCILS

RE: FSIN YOUTH & ADULT 2014 PROVINCIAL SPORT CHAMPIONSHIPS
Please be advised that the FSIN Sport, Culture, Youth and Recreation Board is now accepting bids to host the listed Youth and Adult Sports for the upcoming summer and winter sports. Please submit a bid package for the sports indicated below:

FSIN Youth Championship Sports

• 3D Archery, Golf, Athletics, Badminton, Basketball and Volleyball

FSIN Adult Championship Sports

• 3D Archery and Softball

 

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Day Scholar Information



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


1st Vice Chief Kimberly Jonathan asks for the assistance of our Indigenous Nations in passing along the Day Scholar information contained in this media release.

DAY SCHOOL students (students who attended but did not live at the schools) have been left out of the Independent Assessment Process implemented from the National Residential School Settlement Agreement.

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Canadian Indigenous Chiefs and delegation Mark the 250th Anniversary of the Royal Proclamation of 1763 with a Pipe Ceremony at Green Park's Canada Memorial

(October 7, 2013—London, UK) The Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations delegation marked the 250th anniversary of the Royal Proclamation of 1763 with a ceremony at the Canada Memorial in Green Park, London this morning. A brief reception was held at Canada House in Trafalgar Square followed by the Pipe Ceremony at 10:00 am.

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