Milestones of 2012

Participants in the MNO Summer Youth Leadership Training Camp
Brian Tucker provides Métis Traditional Knowledge Training at the MNO Summer Youth Training Camp
Métis youth received valuable skills at the MNO Summer Youth Training Camp
Brian Tucker provides Métis Traditional Knowledge Training at the MNO Summer Youth Training Camp
It is never too early to start embracing your Métis culture
Learning Finger weaving at the Infinite Reach March Break Camp
Participants in the Infinite Reach March Break Camp
A demonstration at the Infinite Reach March Break Camp
Working in the Wood Shop at Fort William during the Infinite Reach March Break Camp
Métis dancers at a MNO Community Fesitval this summer
Winners and Judges of the Generation Innovation: Métis Youth Entrepeneurship Challenge
Senator Gordon and PCMNO Youth Rep Mitch Case sew medicine pouches at the AGA
The traditional arrival of the canoes at the 2012 AGA in Sault Ste. Marie
The traditional arrival of the canoes at the 2012 AGA in Sault Ste. Marie
The Colour party leads the opeing procession at the 2012 AGA
MNO President Lipinski and Chair Picotte participate in the AGA opening procession
MNO President Lipinski and Vice-Chair McBride sign their oaths of office at the 2012 AGA
The Métis Fiddler Quartet performs during the 2012 AGA
A distinguished panel discusses Métis involvement in the War of 1812 during the AGA
MNO Veterans were presented with Queen's Jubilee Medals at the AGA
Métis Voyageur Games were a big hit during the 2012 AGA
Métis Voyageur Games were a big hit during the 2012 AGA
Former PCMNO member Donna Lee, who passed away in 2012, will be sorely missed by her many friends and family
Beloved MNO Senator and Veteran Earl Scofield passed away in 2012
MNO President Lipinski and Chair Picotte with the researchers involved in the Métis Chronic Disease Report
MNO President Lipinski speaking at the release of the groundbreaking findings of the Métis Chronic Disease Reports
An exciting MNO Moccasin Camp Presentation
Participants in an MNO Moccasin Camp
Participants in an MNO Knowledge-Holders seminar
The MNO Michif Committee was very active in 2012
The MNO played a major part of a Meeting of the Women of the Métis Nation in 2012
Participants in an MNO Moccasin Camp
The MNO signed an historic agreement with Osisko in 2012
In 2012, MNO President Gary Lipinski met with Glen Murrary, the MInster of Training, Colleges and Universities
In 2012 the MNO held its first Métis Business Forum. MNO President Lipinski, Chair Picotte and Senator Bergie all attended.
IN 2012, MNO President Lipinski met with Dr. Eric Hoskins, the Minister of Children and Youth Services
In 2012, MNO President Lipinski and Chair Picotte met with Premier Dalton McGunity and Aborginal Affarirs Minister Wynne
In 2012, the MNO took a leadership role in the effort to end violence against Aboriginal women
MNO President Lipinski speaks at the launch of the Métis Voyageur Development Fund
Symbols of the Métis people on display during the launch of the Métis Voyageur Development Fund
IN 2012, the Métis contributions to the War of 1812 were recognized during a ceremony at Rideau Hall
In 2012, the MNO signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Niagara College
MNO Community Councils were very active in 2012
MNO Healing and Wellness staff played a leading role in a Diabetes Expo
MNO Leaders made valuable contacts with industry proponents throughout 2012
Métis artist Christi Belcourt's designs were selected to commemorate residential school survivors in 2012
MNO Community Council events were very successful in 2012
In 2012, Governance and Finance Training Courses were offered by the MNO to Community Councils
Métis Culture is always a big part of MNO events and programs
Métis Culture is always a big part of MNO events and programs
Harvesting is a major part of Métis culture
Métis Culture is always a big part of MNO events and programs
Métis Culture is always a big part of MNO events and programs
In 2012, MNO citizens participated in re-enactments of the War of 1812
MNO Senator Gordon and MNO Veteran Redmond represent the MNO at National Rememberance Day Ceremonies in Ottawa
Premier McGuinity with MNO veterans at the Toronto Remembrance Day Ceremonies
Métis Culture is always a big part of MNO events and programs
Dignitaries at the Louis Riel Day Ceremony at Queen's Park in Toronto
Raising the Métis flag to commemorate Louis Riel Day
President Lipinski speaks at the Queen's Park Louis Riel Day Ceremony with Chair Picotte listening
Métis fiddler Alicia Bloor performing during Louis Riel procession
Wreaths being laid during Louis Riel Day ceremonies at Queen's Park in Toronto