Aanii - Welcome to the Wahnapitae First Nation website.
Our traditional name is Wahnapitaeping "That place where the water is shaped like a molar tooth".
Our vision for this website is to provide information to our band members, stakeholders and others interested in our community. We are proud of our rich heritage and culture and want to share that information with you.
The site will hold a wealth of accurate information about Wahnapitae First Nation and our history as well as additional up to date information in our members section.
We invite you to comment on what you see here as well as provide us with suggestions to provide a balanced website experience for you.
The eligible voters of Wahnapitae First Nation voted “yes” to the Anishinabek Nation Education Agreement in December 2016. This “yes” vote means that
Wahnapitae First Nation is part of the Anishinabek Education System (AES). With 86% of votes cast being in favour of the Agreement, Wahnapitae First Nation was one of 27 communities that had an overwhelming “yes” vote and one of 14 communities that met the vote requirements.
Employment & Program OPPORTUNITIES
- Health Service Manager
- Director, Wabnode Centre for Aboriginal Services
- Indigenous Studies webinar series - Contact North
- Aboriginal Canadian Relations Certificate
- Canadian Armed Forces Aboriginal Training Programs
Visit our Employment Page for more details.
In The NEWS!
Stephanie Recollet and Josie Langelier will attend the Great Lakes Water Gathering, but not before paddling over 450 km to get there.
Kinoomaadziwin Education Body At A Glance
The Kinoomaadziwin Education Body (KEB) is a not-for-profit corporation that the Anishinabek First Nations approved by Grand Council Resolution in 2010. The KEB has a 12-member Board of Directors that is made-up of representatives from the four (4) Anishinabek Regional Education Councils.
Visit our Community Information page to read the full article!
Economic Development Opportunity
You have viewed our design concept and we have listened to your input!
Chi-Meegwetch to everyone that has provided us feedback throughout this project
We are encouraged by your views and feedback. We are listening to you and the more we hear from you the better our project will be. WFN assures you these comments will help the consultants complete the feasibility and subsequent business plan. From Muskoka chairs, to the site conditions and everything in between, every single comment is important to the project! We will do our best to answer your questions as the process unfolds, so please keep the dialogue going.
So where are we at now?