Welcome to the website of the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation. This website is a platform for our local governance to communicate with the Band membership, and a resource portal for issues of the Saugeen Ojibway, including joint resource management, fisheries and land claims.

In this challenging period, Chief, Council and Band governance understand how important it is for us to keep the community informed about the pandemic and our efforts to keep the community safe. We will post news, updates and instructions here as frequently as necessary. Please check back often.

Latest Updates

How to Cultivate Microgreens

Councillor Sid Nadjiwon has taken to the big/little screen with a demonstration of how to cultivate nutritious “microgreens” in your own home.

Employment Opportunity: Grounds Maintenance

The Nawash Nshiime Day Care is looking for a Grounds Maintenance person for the summer months. Pandemic or not, the rain will fall and grass will grow, and that’s a happy thought. See the Employment Page for details of the position.

Neyaashiinigmiing Police Update

SOCIAL GATHERINGS We are all experiencing unprecedented times and uncertainty in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic. Many of us continue to miss the personal contact with family, friends and loved ones. This is understandable, though these sacrifices are helping keep you, your family and the community safe from a COVID-19 outbreak and have contributed to […]

Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation donates more fish to food banks

For Immediate Release: 2020/05/11 Neyaashiinigmiing, ON: The Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation (CNUFN) has taken the threat of the COVID-19 pandemic very seriously, putting in place a number of safety measures, including limiting access to the community. Another unique way the First Nation has been responding to the crisis takes advantage of their strong […]

Hand Sanitizer Expiration

It has come to our attention that there is some confusion regarding the expiration date of the hand sanitizer distributed to Neyaashiinigmiing residents. The date printed on the hand sanitizer containers is the date of production, not expiration. The batch was manufactured on various dates in April and purchased at fair-market value from an outside […]

Chief’s Video Statement – June 18
Posted on June 18, 2020

Chief Greg Nadjiwon's latest video statement to the community comes from the Community Garden, with Councillors Carolynn Wright and Sydney Nadjiwon.

Watch it here: YouTube