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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 northern Manitoba about 89 miles from Nunavut, the Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement of Sayisi has a population of 308 according to the 2011 census. The community has 120 (using google earth it looks like far fewer than 120) housing units and an average household size of 2.5 persons per housing unit which is way below normal for Chippewa settlements. These Chipewyan or Chippewan people, were forced to relocate to Churchill, Manitoba in the 20th century but made the decision to return to the interior of northern Manitoba around the 1969-1970 time period. They claimed they would return to a hunter-gatherer way of life. Around 225 continue to speak corrupted Anishinabe at Sayisi or Tadoule Lake. Below is a link to a picture of the Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement of Sayisi or Tadoule Lake.