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January 18, 2019
The Treaty Relations Commission of Manitoba (TRCM) and Mennonite Church Canada have partnered to produce a new book, Nanabush and Buddha Link Arms: Why Treaties Matter to Religious Communities. Essays are being solicited. More information is available on the attached document.
January 7, 2019
The TRCM would like to extend its heartfelt condolences to the friends and family of respected Anishinaabe Elder Elmer Courchene. Among his many contributions throughout his life, he was a strong advocate for Treaties and provided the TRCM with his guidance and wisdom. We are grateful to have had the opportunity to work with him and he will be deeply missed.
December 2, 2018
November 11, 2018 marked 100 years since the armistace that ended the First World War. We have added a document that speaks to the role that First Nations soldiers played in it.
Honouring First Nations Veterans and the First World War
On behalf of Treaty Commissioner James Wilson, the TRCM cordially invites you to join in the celebrations of ‘A Decade of Bringing Manitoban’s Together’; an Open House event to honour the 10 Year Anniversary of the TRCM, the Treaties and the Treaty relationship on May 5, 2015. This event will take place at the TRCM office located at 400-175 Hargrave Street, Winnipeg from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm.
The TRCM would like to make special note that photographs will be taken during the event; please consider. As well, the TRCM will be collecting dry-good items for the Winnipeg Harvest if you would kindly make a donation.
TRCM is accepting proposals for Treaty Commemoration funding. Communities interested in applying for funding can download the TRCM’s event guide and funding application.
Click here to download