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MMF President’s Message on COVID-19 – April 19, 2020

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Métis Nation Applauds Much Needed Relief for Métis Business

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The Beats Goes On in Winnipeg

Don’t forget to tune in on Thursday nights at 7pm and Saturday afternoons at 2:00 pm! Continue reading

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MMF Message on COVID-19 – April 18, 2020

In today’s MMF daily COVID-19 update, MMF Minister Jack Park provides a tour of the MMF Emergency tiny homes to address the needs of their Citizens. The tiny homes will be situated mostly in the north and will be used … Continue reading

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MMF President’s Message on COVID-19 – April 17, 2020

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MMF COVID-19 Response Update – April 16, 2020

In today’s update, Jack Park, MMF Minister of Energy and Infrastructure, provides a tour of the MMF Emergency mobile health units and secure health facilities to address the needs of their Citizens. The goal is to turn this into an … Continue reading

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MMF COVID-19 Update – April 15, 2020

On April 15, 2020, Minister Will Goodon, Housing and Property Management, provides an update on COVID-19. Continue reading

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MMF President’s Message on COVID-19 – April 14, 2020

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MMF President’s Easter Message and COVID-19 Update – April 10, 2020

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MMF to Launch Home Enhancement Loan Program (HELP) – anticipated to roll out on May 1, 2020

On April 9, 2020, Minister Will Goodon, Housing and Property Management announces that MMF will launch Home Enhancement Loan Program (HELP). Continue reading

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MNC briefs House of Commons Finance Committee on Métis Nation COVID-19 emergency needs

MNC National Spokesperson David Chartrand presses need for greater health supports for communities and entrepreneurs’ access to small businesses loans Continue reading

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A DAY FOR REMEMBRANCE – VIMY RIDGE

Today is Vimy Ridge Day. We honour and remember the almost 3,600 Canadian soldiers including the Métis heroes who lost their lives and the thousands wounded. Please join us in remembering the capture of Vimy Ridge on April 9, 1917. Continue reading

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Message from President Chartier – Live Métis Music Every Thursday & Saturday on the MMF Website

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Métis Nation of Alberta announces province-wide COVID-19 relief action plan

The Métis Nation of Alberta is providing $1.2 million with $200,000 to each of the MNA’s six Regions in relief support for its citizens. Continue reading

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MMF President’s Message on COVID-19 – April 8, 2020

Manitoba Metis Federation President David Chartrand’s video message on COVID-19. Continue reading

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Métis Nation BC Response COVID19

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Métis Nation-Saskatchewan announces province-wide COVID-19 relief action plan

The Métis Nation – Saskatchewan to provide $2.88 million in emergency COVID-19 relief for childcare supports, personal protective equipment, regional capacity and the needs of Métis households in financial distress. Continue reading

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MMF President’s Message on COVID-19 – April 7, 2020

Manitoba Metis Federation President David Chartrand’s message on COVID-19. Continue reading

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MMF offering Entrepreneur and Employee Emergency Support

MMF offering immediate support to Métis Businesses, employees, and students in Manitoba. Continue reading

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Métis Youth speak out about COVID-19

April 5, 2020 – The Manitoba Metis Federation wants to ensure that the Métis youth are staying connected and keeping involved in their Community while practicing social distancing.  Richard Genaille, MMF Minister of Sport and Youth and the Provincial Youth Advisory Committee are supporting all … Continue reading

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MMF Virtual Concert “The Beat Goes On”

Métis Musicians go online. Continue reading

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COVID-19 How to protect yourself and your loved ones?

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MMF President David Chartrand shares COVID-19 plans with APTN

The Manitoba Metis Federation has been allocated more than $7 million from the federal government as part of a COVID-19 emergency response package. Continue reading

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Métis Nation 60’s Scoop Reconciliation Update

A video message from MNC National Spokesperson and Vice-President David Chartrand with update on Métis Nation 60’s Scoop. Continue reading

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MMF President’s video Message on COVID-19

A video message from Manitoba Metis Federation President David Chartrand with update on COVID-19. Continue reading

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Métis Nation works with Ottawa on supporting Métis businesses from economic impact of COVID-19

Métis National Council and Métis capital corporations begin talks with federal government on how to ensure Métis business access to loans, loan guarantees and wage subsidies Continue reading

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NATIONAL ABORIGINAL LANGUAGES DAY

National Aboriginal Languages Day was first celebrated on March 31, 1993. Since then, this day celebrates and encourages Indigenous language speakers, elders, knowledge keepers and youth across the country to live and learn in their mother tongue. Continue reading

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UPDATED MESSAGE FROM PRESIDENT CHARTIER

President Chartier Enters into Self-isolation Continue reading

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President Chartier Enters into 14 days Self-isolation

Message from President Chartier. Continue reading

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Support for Canadian Businesses from the Economic Impact of COVID-19

Including loans and loan guarantees for small business under New Canada Emergency Business Account. Continue reading

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