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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 about 140 miles north of Lake Nipigon, is the Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation Settlement of Neskantaga. Latest population estimate (2006) puts the settlements population at 265. There are 96 housing units in the settlement of Neskantaga with 74 occupied. That gives the settlement a 3.5 persons per housing unit average, which is about normal for Chippewa settlements. The Anishinabe language is doing very well at this Chippewa community with 220 people still speaking in Anishinabe. Around 165 people use Anishinabe as their main language. Many of the citizens of Neskantaga still fish, hunt, and trap for a livelihood. All the people living in this settlement are Indian. Below is a link to a picture of the Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement of Neskantaga.