We are honoured to announce that our guest speaker this year will be Chief Stacey Laforme who will be discussing reconciling Indigenous heritage.
R. Stacey Laforme is the elected Chief of the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation (MCFN). Born and raised on MCFN, Chief Laforme has served his community for over twenty years being first elected to council in 1999.
Chief Laforme is committed to increasing involvement and communication between Elected Council and both on and off-reserve membership. He is very active throughout MCFN’s traditional territory which encompasses 3.9 million acres of Southern Ontario, not only as a Chief, but as a notable storyteller and poet.
Chief Laforme has recently been appointed as honorary senior fellow for Massey College, joining the duke of Edinburgh and the chancellor of oxford as only the third person awarded the highest honor the college can bestow. Chief R. Stacey Laforme exemplifies significant and continuous service to our community by demonstrating integrity, generosity of spirit, humility, courage, collaboration, “The Good Mind”, and traditional ways of knowing and being.
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With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many businesses and not-for-profits have faced many challenges and your continued support has allowed Heritage Mississauga to transition and thrive in the new virtual environment.
We would like to reflect on the last year, celebrate our programs, and share our plans for the future of Heritage Mississauga.
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Links to the meeting and any supplementary documentation will be sent to registrants prior to June 24, 2021.