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January 12, 2017 – Call for Applications/Proposals

In preparation for the new 2017/2018 fiscal year, Mushkegowuk Council Employment & Training Services (METS) is inviting First Nations and their affiliated organizations, interested businesses, and First Nations individuals to submit applications/proposals in support of First Nations human resource development. Please contact our office to speak with a Community Development Officer to discuss your ideas or to have an application…read more →

January 9, 2017 – Mushkegowuk Remembers Elder Jeemiss (James) Carpentar

January 9, 2017, Mushkegowuk Council, Moose Factory Ontario. On behalf of the office of Deputy Grand Chief Rebecca Friday, the Mushkegowuk Staff, Council of Chiefs of Mushkegowuk and my office of the Grand Chief, we extend our sincere condolences to the children, grandchildren, jabans and relations of the passing of Elder Jeemiss (James) Carpentar at the age of 92. Jeemiss…read more →

December 21, 2016 – Holiday Office Closure

The Mushkegowuk Offices (Moose Factory, Moosonee, and Timmins) will be closed beginning Wednesday, December 21 2016 at 3:00 p.m. We will be closed during the holiday season. We will resume regular working hours on Tuesday, January 3rd 2017 at 8:30 a.m. From all of us here at Mushkegowuk Council, we wish you all a very Merry Christmas and Happy New…read more →

December 20, 2016 – Everyday Citizen Award Runner Up

On behalf of the Mushkegowuk Council, we would like to congratulate Caleb Turner of Moose Cree First Nation on his nomination for the Everyday Political Citizen Award. With a total of 104 other extraordinary Canadians nominated for this National Award, Caleb was announced as the runner up in the 18-29 years old category. What an accomplishment! Everyday Political Citizen (EPCitizen)…read more →

October 28, 2016 – Board of Director Recruitment

The Mushkegowuk Development Corporation is seeking an individual with demonstrated commitment to business development and prosperity to the Mushkegowuk Region for our Board of Directors. The Board of Directors is the legal authority for the Mushkegowuk Development Corporation (MDC). As a member of the board, a Director acts in a position of trust for the MDC and is responsible for…read more →

October 7, 2016 – Great Moon Gathering 2017 Call for Proposals

the 26th Annual KISHAY PISIM MAMAWIHITOWIN – THE GREAT MOON GATHERING 2017 will be held February 16 and 17 at Northern College of Applied Arts and Technology, Timmins Campus. GMG2017 will provide dialogue, knowledge and insights, resources, and opportunities for educators to share and learn traditional education, language, values, and strategies that support our students’ engagement and success. We are seeking dynamic and innovative proposals…read more →

September 8, 2016 – Chief Executive Officer Employment Opportunity

Mushkegowuk Council is a regional (corporation) organization created by the Mushkegowuk First Nations in 1985. Under the federal government’s tribal council policy, funding is provided to the Mushkegowuk Council to provide various tribal council services to the member First Nations. As well, in exercising our Inherent, Aboriginal and Treaty Rights, the member First Nations give the mandate the Council to…read more →