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:) Bill Federico, Theresa Jackson, Louanna Bruner, Sergeant-at-Arms Kenny Sprague, Treasurer Craig Graveratte, Sub-Chief Julius S. Peters, Chief Ronald F. Ekdahl, Secretary Frank J. Cloutier, Chaplain Diana Quigno-Grundahl, Lindy Hunt, Jennifer L. Wassegijig and Ron Nelson

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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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Job Hotline
Employment Center

Halloween Haunt on the Hill & Trunk or Treat
Published: 9/18/2018 10:22:00 AM - Recreation

The Annual Halloween Haunt on the hill & Trunk or Treat will be on Oct. 27th, 2018.
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Museum Day | Saturday, September 22, 2018
Published: 9/14/2018 10:58:00 AM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

The Ziibiwing Center is an official venue for Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day!
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Corn Processing workshop
Published: 9/13/2018 3:48:00 PM - 7th Generation Programs

Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 from 5:30 - 8 p.m. at Seventh Generation.
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We need YOU!!
Published: 9/13/2018 8:41:00 AM - Public Relations

Tribal Administration would like to invite Community Members & Tribal Employees to learn about the Saginaw Chippewa Tribe’s recent efforts to protect and improve our Tribal data.
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Anishinaabemowin & Sacred Fire Lunch
Published: 9/13/2018 8:05:00 AM - 7th Generation Programs

Thursday Sept 13, 2018 | 12p to 1p | 7th Generation Ceremonial Building
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Monarch Butterfly Celebration
Published: 9/12/2018 8:26:00 AM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

September 15, 2018 | 12p - 4p | Free
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Screenagers: Growing up in the Digital Age
Published: 9/11/2018 4:31:00 PM - Education Dept.

Please join your Tribal Libraries and community partners Monday, September 17 for an event for all ages at the Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort Black River/Swan Creek Ballroom. Open to the public and all are welcome!
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Families Against Narcotics
Published: 9/11/2018 2:58:00 PM - Behavioral Health

Families Against Narcotics will be meeting on Wednesday September 12th for a business meeting if you are interested in attending it will be held at the Ziibiwing Center at 5:15p.m. in the back conference room, there will be no Forum this month.
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Family Game Night
Wednesday, August 1st
5 pm – 7 pm
Art Walk Central 2018
August 6th - 30th
10 am – 6 pm
Love & Logic Parenting Classes
Tue Begining August 7th
5 pm – 7 pm
Film Screening & Community Filmmaking Workshop
Thursday, Aug 9th
2 pm – 5 pm
Family Spirit Celebrating Dads
Tuesday, Aug 14th
11 am – 3 pm
Soaring Eagle Open
August 17th - 19th
Anishinaabemowin Symposium
Sept 7th - 8th
10 am – 3 pm
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  • 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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