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Rocky Boy Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana Needs Your Help
Rocky Boy Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana needs funding to establish offices at Blackfeet Reservation, Crow-Northern Cheyenne Reservation, Flathead Reservation, Fort Belknap Reservation and at Great Falls, Montana where Hill 57 Reservation is located. Our goal is to gain Tribal Recognition at Blackfeet Reservation, Crow-Northern Cheyenne Reservation, Flathead Reservation and Fort Belknap Reservation and Federal Recognition for Rocky Boys Tribe of Chippewa Indians at Great Falls with Reservation. Your donation will be greatly appreciated. Below is my paypal link where you can donate to this very important cause for survival. If you are interested in becoming a member of Rocky Boys Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana, you can fill out a form here . In comments box, please include your tribal affiliation. In Montana, members of Blackfeet, Crow-Northern Cheyenne, Flathead, Fort Belknap and Rocky Boys Reservation are automatically members of Rocky Boys Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana. However, if you are a member from another tribe (Reservation) your application will be approved if you have proof of membership from your tribe (Reservation).
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Located in northeastern Manitoba adjacent to the shores of Hudson Bay, the Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement of Churchill has a population of 813 according to the 2011 census. The community has 395 housing units and an average household size of 2.1 persons per housing unit. About half the population is Indian and the other half non Indian. Churchill was an important location to the white confederation of Europe who established a trading post there in the 18th century. Chippewa soldiers were stationed in this region and kept the white invaders from expanding inland until shortly after 1800. The whites relocated foreign Asian people to the Churchill region. Churchill was one of the locations the whites used to relocate the Chippewa's from the interior of Nunavut and northern Manitoba to, in the early and mid 20th century. Many returned to the interior of northern Manitoba in the late 1960s and early 1970s. That be Tadoule Lake. Around 80 continue to speak Anishinabe at Churchill. Below is a link to a picture of the Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement of Churchill.