Mi’gmawei Mawio’mi 2019-2020 Annual Report

 

Read our latest 2019-2020 Annual Report with highlights from our fiscal year April 1, 2019 to March 31st, 2020 including the financial statements. “Negotiating with Respect and Acknowledgement of the Mi’gmaq Way” is the Mi’gmaq way of negotiating with respect for everyone’s way of thinking (two-eyed seeing) negotiating with the Mi’gmaq vision first, how the Mi’gmaq sees things, based on our honor, priorities, values, mission, and vision.  Click the link below to download as a PDF.  The Report will be available on a digital copy online, however, you can contact our office with your mailing address should you like a hard copy mailed to you.  Also note that the French version will be available soon.

Email your request to: [email protected]

To download the 2019-2020 Annual Report as a PDF, click here.  English version.

To read the Annual Report online without downloading it, click this link.   Link will open in a new tab.


Mawio’mi 2018-2019 Annual Report

Welcome to the pages of our Annual Report for the 2018-2019 fiscal year. There is always a lot of work going on at the organization and sometimes it can be challenging to get all those messages out to the people. We apologize for the delay in getting this report out to you. This report provides an overview of the work done at MMS from April 2018 to March 2019, including the financial statements.  Click the link below to download as a PDF.  The Report will be available on a digital copy online, however, you can contact our office with your mailing address should you like a hard copy mailed to you.  Also note that the French version will be available soon.

Email us at: [email protected]

To download the MM 2018-2019 Annual Report as a PDF, click here. English version.

To read the Annual Report online without downloading it, click this link.   Link will open in a new tab.



DEADLINE !

 We will  be accepting submissions by email for those who may not be able to get to a printer or the Post Office. All submissions received, are sealed and will be kept that way until they are ready to be sent to the MWA Judges.

Email your story to [email protected]  —  or you can also still send by posted mail if you choose to do so.

The deadline for all submissions isMay 31st, 2021.

Your winning story could not only win you money and a local published booklet, but it could also go on to be nationally published like past winner Jodie Callaghan (Barnaby).  Jodie was the MWA Contest winner in 2010 with her story “The Train”.  Her story has been nationally published as a picture book by Second Story Press.

Visit our Mi’gmaq Writers Award page to view a video that features Jodie sharing on some of the picture book’s content and to get the  inscription form and contest regulations.

MWA Winners awarded plaques

MMS recently awarded this year’s winners in the Mi’gmaq Writers Award contest at a Feast/Social on November 6, 2019.  Pictured below (Left to right): Amber Jerome of Gesgapegiag won with “Teaching Gopit a Lesson” in the 17 & younger category; Jennifer Gedeon of Gesgapegiag won in the 18 & older category with “The Little Cave”.  We also awarded Sarah Isaac of Listuguj, who won in 2018 with her story “Lightning Woman & Thunderbird”.  MM Chair Darcy Gray, who also is a past MWA winner, presented the winners with their plaques.  Visit & bookmark the MWA page for more info.


The Nta’tugwaqanminen: Our Story book speaks of the evolution of the Gespe’gewa’gi Mi’gmaq along with our relation to the territory, past – present – and future.  The books are available in English & French to members of Gesgapegiag, Gespeg and Listuguj.  If you have not received a copy and would like one, please contact our office by phone or email with your name and mailing address.

Phone: 418.788.1760  * Toll-Free: 800.360-1760 *  Email: [email protected]


Reflections: 20 Years after the Marshall Decision Case. Watch it now at YouTube.com/Migmawei.