AGA 2010

Métis Nation of Ontario’s 17th Annual General Assembly at Old Fort William in Thunder Bay - August 21-23, 2010

Delegates arrive by canoe at the 17th Annual General Assembly
Fiddlers greet delegates at Old Fort William Historical Park, Thunder Bay
Métis youth at the AGA
Ontario Attorney General Chris Bentley, MNO President Gary Lipinski, Thunder Bay Atikokan MPP Bill Mauro and Thunder Bay Superior North MPP Michael Gravelle.
Métis Nation of Alberta President Audrey Poitras, MNO President Gary Lipinski and MNO Chair France Picotte sign Memorandum of Understanding
Métis lawyer Jean Teillet
Past MNO President Tony Belcourt receives eagle feather from Senator Earl Scofield
Delegates arrive by canoe at the 17th Annual General Assembly
John Bonin, Manager of Government and Aboriginal Affairs, Union Gas with Allan & Audrey Vallee during the AGA
John Bonin, Manager of Government and Aboriginal Affairs, Union Gas presents MNO President Lipinski with $10,000 to support Métis Youth
Hydro One presents $25,000 to support the creation of a bursary for Métis students pursuing a career in energy careers
MNO President Gary Lipinski welcomes the Honourable Michael Chan, Minister of Tourism and Culture to the AGA
Liberal MP Bob Rae speaks at the MNO AGA.
Clement Chartier, President of the Métis National Council
Delegates arrive at Old Fort William Historicial Park for the MNO's 17th AGA.
Bruce Stanton, Conservative MP, Simcoe North and Chair for the Commons Committee on Aboriginal Affairs
Linda Rhydolm, Acting Mayor of Thunder Bay
Charles Fox, former Regional Chief of Ontario to the Assembly of First Nations.
Bruce Hyer, NDP MP for Thunder Bay Superior North