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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Nimkee Holiday Hours

Nimkee Medical, Dental & Fitness:
Dec 26th to Dec 30th - 9 am to 1 pm Jan 2nd - 9 am to 1 pm
Nimkee Pharmacy:
Dec 26th to Dec 30th - 9 am to 3 pm Jan 2nd - 9 am to 3 pm

Tribal Council Greetings
Published: 12/19/2014 1:00:00 PM - Council

Tribal Council would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a safe, happy, & prosperous New Year!!
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NYE Balloon Drop at Andahwod for Elders
Published: 12/19/2014 12:00:00 PM - Andahwod Senior Care

Wednesday, December 31st, from 5pm-7pm . Come out to celebrate and enjoy prizes, snacks and fun!
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Watch the Video - SCA Winter Program 2014
Published: 12/18/2014 4:00:00 PM - SCAA

An Anishnaabe Carol : Anishnaabe version of Charles Dickens "A Christmas Carol" Decemeber 18- 6pm to 8pm SECR Concert Hall.
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Thank you to Jim Bailey for 20 years of heartfelt service
Published: 12/17/2014 2:00:00 PM - Public Relations

A packed Seniors room filled with family, coworkers and community came together in celebration of Jim Bailey and his 20 years of service to the Tribe on Dec. 12.
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The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan to Repatriate Native American Ancestral Human Remains from Michigan State Police Lakeview Post #64
Published: 12/16/2014 2:00:00 PM - Public Relations

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan and its Ziibiwing Cultural Society (Ziibiwing Center of Anishinabe Culture & Lifeways) will repatriate the ancestral human remains of (1) one Native American individual from the Michigan State Police Lakeview Post #64 located in Ionia County.
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Foster care parents honored during ACFS’ second annual banquet
Published: 12/16/2014 11:00:00 AM - Tribal Observer

Anishnaabeg Child and Family Services staff honored foster care parents at the second annual foster care banquet Saturday, Oct. 11 in the Eagles Nest Tribal Gym.
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The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe distributes millions for semi-annual two percent funds
Published: 12/16/2014 9:00:00 AM - Tribal Observer

On Thursday, Nov. 20, the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe distributed its semi-annual two percent funds derived from Class II gaming at its Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort and Saganing Eagles Landing Casino properties.
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SCIT and CMU educate on Christopher Columbus’ truths
Published: 12/16/2014 9:00:00 AM - Tribal Observer

In collaboration with the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan and the Ziibiwing Center, Central Michigan University hosted Indigenous People’s Day events Oct. 13, 2014.
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The “Rez Road Rally” delivers message supporting the war on drugs
Published: 12/16/2014 9:00:00 AM - Tribal Observer

The war on drugs in the Tribal community took to the streets and subdivisions as the Celebration of Hope Committee delivers a Nov. 8 message during the “Rez Road Rally.”
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SCIT repatriates ancestral remains and funerary objects from University of Michigan
Published: 12/16/2014 9:00:00 AM - Tribal Observer

Below freezing temperatures and a biting northern wind was no match for the warmth of community to be present when ancestors come home.
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Anishinabe Performance Circle Graduation
December 16th 6pm
Jingle Splash
December 20th 2-4:30pm
Ugly Sweater Bowling Tournament
December 28th 12pm
Strike Down Stalking!
January 17th 3- 5pm
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Events for December
  • Revenue Sharing

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

  • A special place to acknowledge and honor members who have walked on...
  • Our Final Journey