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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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Jackfish Lake Saulteaux, Saskatchewan
Located just east and northeast of Cochin, Saskatchewan, is the Chippewa settlement of Jackfish Lake Saulteaux, Saskatchewan. The Saulteaux settlement of Jackfish Lake has 116 housing units with 108 occupied. According to the 2011 census, the population is 451. It increased by 19 from the 2006 census of 432. The average housing unit size is nearly 4.3 persons per housing unit. Around 125 still speak the Anishinabe language. The whites will tell you Cree but Cree is a dialect of Anishinabe. The entire population is Indian. The settlement is located closer to Hollow Lake than Jackfish Lake. So you might want to name this settlement Hollow Lake. The location has been an important location to the Chippewa's for a very long time. It served as a sort of village which supported the Chippewa's who were instructed to force their way westwards. The settlement covers 39.18 sq. km., or 15.0 sq. mi. Below are several links to google earth photos of the settlement. It is situated on the prairie but not too far from the boreal forest a few miles to the north.