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
The 2019-2021 Saginaw Chippewa Tribal Council: (left to right) Ronald F. Ekdahl, Carmen Otto, Theresa Jackson, Chaplain Alice Jo Ricketts, Sergeant-at-Arms Martha Wemigwans, Sub-Chief Joe Kequom, Chief Tim J. Davis, Treasurer Maia Spotted Tail, Secretary Jennifer L. Wassegijig, Gayle Ruhl, District Two Representative Ron Nelson and Chip Neyome.

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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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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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Job Hotline
Employment Center

We Need You Here pt. 4 - Stick Around Videos
Published: 9/23/2020 4:48:00 PM - Nimkee Clinic

Viewing of short clips to submitted by youth to show how they are staying healthy (physically/mentally) during the Pandemic of 2020.
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Hazard Mitigation Advisory Committee meeting notice
Published: 9/23/2020 2:53:00 PM - Environmental Team

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Hazard Mitigation Advisory Committee meeting will take place on Tuesday, September 29th, 2020 at 10:00 am.
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Volunteers Needed in October
Published: 9/23/2020 12:49:00 PM - Boarding School

To help secure the MIIBS site by camping every weekend in October
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Press Release - MMIWG Exhibition Virtual Opening
Published: 9/22/2020 3:07:00 PM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan and its Ziibiwing Center of Anishinabe Culture & Lifeways will hold a virtual grand opening of, Boontak! (Stop it!): Stolen Daughters of Turtle Island, a community-curated exhibition that addresses Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG), on Friday, September 25 at 12pm/Noon EST.
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2020 Nimkee Drive Through Flu Clinic
Published: 9/22/2020 3:00:00 PM - Nimkee Clinic

It’s that time of year again, yes fall but more importantly, time to get your flu shot! It helps protect both you and your family.
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Orange Shirt Day - September 30
Published: 9/17/2020 8:38:00 AM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

Boozhoo, In an effort to raise more awareness about the American Indian boarding school era, we acknowledge the movement in Canada to observe every September 30 as Orange Shirt Day
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Live Webcast - We Need You Here pt. 3
Published: 9/16/2020 10:48:00 AM - Behavioral Health

What’s the difference between sad/depression and nervous/anxiety. Where and When can I get help? Andrea Hall, Clinical Therapist from SCIT Behavioral Health.
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Respecting the site of the Mount Pleasant Indian Industrial Boarding School
Published: 9/16/2020 8:20:00 AM - Public Relations

Mt. Pleasant, MI The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan's (SCIT) Tribal Historic Preservation Office was awarded a Tribal Heritage grant from the National Park Service (2019-2020) to install a protective fence around two buildings at the site of the Mount Pleasant Indian Industrial Boarding School (MIIBS), a historic district property listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
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Honoring the Memegwesi
Published: 9/15/2020 2:19:00 PM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

Winter Offering Bundle for the Sanilac Petroglyphs
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