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Vision Statement

Ermineskin Cree Nation is united, strong, healthy and sovereign.

Mission Statement

To honour and protect Cree traditions through a strong economy, healthy and safe community.

Value Statements


We acknowledge and recognize the important roles of leaders, members, staff and Elders who work for the betterment of our community.


We will keep our word, be truthful with everyone and live up to the traditional laws and values of the Ermineskin Cree Nation.


We assure that our conduct and communications shall be above reproach and of an exemplary nature that will reflect favourably on the Ermineskin Cree Nation Council and membership.


We are fair and just, treating everyone with dignity and respect.


Craig Makinaw


Daniel Wildcat
Dennis Whitebear Sr.
Collin Wildcat
Jason Makinaw
Cheryl Montour
Ryan Ermineskin
Nina Makinaw
Brian Lee


Chief & Council - Latest News

On Treaty 6 anniversary, Indigenous leaders say there’s a long way to go

Wednesday, 05 September 2018 16:14
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Wednesday, 05 September 2018 14:54
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The UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Monday, 08 May 2017 14:30
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NGCI Annual General Meeting

Wednesday, 08 November 2017 10:00
For more information contact NGCI (780) 585-3000

NGCI Table Rental Notice

Wednesday, 10 May 2017 16:06
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Monday to Friday (every second Friday off)


The Administration Building


PO Box 219, Maskwacis Alberta T0C-1N0


(780) 585-3741

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(780) 420-0008


(780) 585-3774

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Maskwacis, AB, Canada