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

Dikinaagan (Cradleboard) Workshop
Published: 6/22/2018 1:46:00 PM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

JULY 30-AUG. 3, 2018 • 5pm-7pm • 5-day workshop $75 fee
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The June Bug Golf Outing
Published: 6/22/2018 10:58:00 AM - Waabooz Run Golf Course

Saturday, June 30, 2018 9am Shotgun Start $40/Player
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Take-A-Kid-Fishing Tournament - Tomorrow!
Published: 6/21/2018 9:39:00 AM - Recreation

Tournament from 8am-1pm on June 22nd (this FRIDAY) Kids will fish with their parents or guardians and or mentor.
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Sewing class canceled - June 21, 2018
Published: 6/21/2018 8:46:00 AM - 7th Generation Programs

Due to the summer feast taking place tonight sewing has been cancelled and will resume next week.
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Summer Feast - Today!
Published: 6/21/2018 8:20:00 AM - 7th Generation Programs

Thursday, June 21 from 5:30 to 8pm at 7th Generation.
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Nativefest 2018!
Published: 6/20/2018 10:55:00 AM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

INDIAN CAR BINGO - Tuesday, July 24 • 6-9pm - MUSIC & COMEDY NIGHT - Wednesday, July 25 • 5-9pm.
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Families Against Narcotics - June 21
Published: 6/19/2018 3:25:00 PM - Behavioral Health

Due to unforeseen circumstances our Monthly FAN forum will be Cancelled for Thursday June 21st at 7p.m. Our monthly business meeting will still take place at Ziibiwing starting at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday June 21st.
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Bineshiinh (Bird) Program - you're invited!
Published: 6/19/2018 1:36:00 PM - 7th Generation Programs

June 26, 2018 at 2 p.m. | 7th Generation
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Donnie Dowd Traditional Healing
Published: 6/19/2018 1:32:00 PM - 7th Generation Programs

June 28th for healing appointments and June 29th for Sweat Lodge teachings and Friday night Sweat.
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Soaring Eagle Open - August 17–19, 2018
Published: 6/19/2018 1:26:00 PM - Soaring Eagle Casino

Saturday, 9AM (Waabooz) & Sunday, 9AM (PohlCat). $8,000 Minimum Players Tournament Payout.
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2018 SCIT Golf Membership
On sale Monday, Feb. 12
FAN Fundraiser
Wednesday, May 2nd
11:30 am – 2 pm
Gardening Presentation
Wednesday, May 16
12 p.m
2018 Spring Drug Drop-off
May 10th
Honoring Saganing Traditional Powwow
June 16th - 17th
31st Annual Michigan Indian Family Olympics
Friday, July 20th
34th Annual Saginaw Chippewa Powwow
July 27th - 29th
  • 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