Tribe’s Food Distribution Program Hosts Regional Conference
Sep 16, 2016
Akwesasne, NY — On Seskéha/August 29-31, 2016, the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe's Food Distribution Program hosted the 19th Annual Midwest/Northeast Regional Food Distribution Conference at the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort in Akwesasne, New York. It was the organization's first convening in Akwesasne, which discussed collaborative and cooperative efforts to provide food services and nutritional education to tribal communities. Tribe’s represented at the conference include: Bay Mills, Little River Band of Ottawa, Keweenah Bay Little Traverse Bay Band, Fond du Lac Reservation Mille Lacs of Chippewa, White Earth Nation, Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe, Red Lake Band of Chippewa, Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, Menominee Indian Tribe, Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior, St. Croix Tribal Council, Ho Chunk Nation, Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior, Oneida Tribe, Sokaogon Chippewa, Stockbridge-Munsee, Seneca Nation of Indians, and the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe.
The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Council is the duly elected and federally recognized government of the Saint Regis Mohawk People.