Tribal Government

SaginawChippewa Indian Tribe Council

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Council is committed to providing information of interest to all its members, both on and off the reservation.

Our Tribal Council
( l to r:) Tim Davis (district 1),Chip Neyome (district 1), Jennifer Wassegijig (district 1), Michele Stanley (district 3, At-large), Shelly Bailey(Tribal Treasurer),Lorna Kahgegab (Sub-Chief),Steve Pego (Chief), Sandra Sprague (Secretary), Lindy Hunt (district 1),Delmar Jackson (district 1), Julius Peters (district 1), Ron Nelson (district 2)

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Information Technology: Training
Information Technology: Training
The IT Technical Training Division is available to assist all associates within the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe's organization. Our goal is to support and aid associates with their job duties and help them understand and effectively utilize the Microsoft Office Products. We offer a variety of instructor led Microsoft Office training sessions, such as Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and Publisher. We also offer ongoing Keyboarding courses to increase your typing efficiency.

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A selection from the Ziibiwing Cultural Center
A Ziibiwing Center Collection
With the help of our contributors in 2007, the ZC Collections Committee acquired 1,483 artifacts that are beneficial to the cultural and spiritual well-being of the tribe.

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Human Resources

The Human Resources Office of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe handles all recruitment, application and job placement for individuals interested in seeking employment here. There are a wide variety of available opportunities. The tribe supports an array of activities similar to what you find in any municipality, including hotel and gaming enterprises, governmental services, and educational administration.

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Anishinabe Miijim Community Potluck
Published: 1/23/2015 2:00:00 PM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

February 26, 6pm to 8pm. Free and open to the public.
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New Soaring Eagle Waterpark Website!
Published: 1/23/2015 9:00:00 AM - Soaring Eagle Waterpark

The Migizi Marketing Department and SCIT Information Technology Department have worked together to create a brand new look for the Soaring Eagle Waterpark Website.
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Two Spirit Dinner
Published: 1/22/2015 12:00:00 PM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

Thursday , January 22, 2015. 5:30 to 7pm
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Controversy over Remains of Jim Thorpe Subject of Play Reading, Panel Discussion
Published: 1/22/2015 9:00:00 AM - Tribal Observer

The Penn Museum hosts a staged reading of “My Father’s Bones”, a short play by nationally renowned Native American writers and activists Suzan Shown Harjo and Mary Kathryn Nagle, Thursday, February 12, 5:30 pm.
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Anishinabe Performance Circle - 2015
Published: 1/20/2015 8:00:00 AM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

First Class February 3 • 4:30pm-5:30pm
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Personal Artifacts from the Ziibiwing Center's Permanent Collection
Published: 1/19/2015 3:00:00 PM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

Saturday, February 7, 10am - 3pm. Free & Open to the Public.
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Dangers of Energy Drinks
Published: 1/19/2015 11:00:00 AM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

January 28, 2015 6pm-8pm. Presentation & Dinner at the Eagle’s Nest Tribal Gym.
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First SCIT RX Drug Drop Off a success
Published: 1/15/2015 2:00:00 PM - Tribal Observer

The Tribal community was encouraged to deposit their unused and expired prescription drugs during the “Community RX Drug Drop Off” outside Cardinal Pharmacy on Friday, Nov. 14.
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SCIT and ZCS repatriate ancestors at Nibokaan Cemetery on Dec. 18
Published: 1/15/2015 2:00:00 PM - Tribal Observer

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan and its Ziibiwing Center of Anishinabe Culture & Lifeways repatriated the ancestral human remains of one Native American from the Michigan State Police Lakeview Post #64 located in Gratiot County.
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Washburn Announces Extension of Comment Period for Secretarial Elections
Published: 1/15/2015 2:00:00 PM - Tribal Observer

In a Dec. 15 official communication sent to the Tribal Observer from the U. S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), Assistant Secretary of Indian Affairs Kevin K. Washburn announced that the Department of the Interior has extended to Jan. 16, 2015, the public comment period for a proposed rule to update the regulations on the procedures by which Secretarial elections are handled.
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Strike Down Stalking!
January 17th 3- 5pm
Winter Feast
January 21st 5:30 - 8pm
Elder's Superbowl Raffle
January 28th 9:30am
Red Dress Fashion Show
February 6th 6-8pm
State of The Tribe Address
February 22nd 9am
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Events for January
  • Revenue Sharing

  • As of May 14, 2014, The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe has distributed $225,428,719.54 to local businesses and schools. (-More-)
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