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Draft Agenda for Upcoming First Nations Band Administration Conference

April 14, 2017REGISTER NOW!  

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Register for the AFOA BC First Nations Band Administration Conference – May 17-19, 2017

March 27, 2017Click here for the registration form – save it and email it back to us or print it and fax it to us at 604-925-6390. Click here for our sample letter for sponsorship from your band. Click here for the Band Scholarship Application See the draft agenda below

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AFOA BC 20th Anniversary Video

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Input from AFOA Canada members on five INAC policies and legislation

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First Nations Band Administration Conference @ Spirit Ridge at Nk’Mip Resort
May 17 – May 19 all-day

Click here for the registration form – save it and email it back to us or print it and fax it to us at 604-925-6390.

Click here for our sample letter for sponsorship from your band.
Click here for the Band Scholarship Application

See the draft agenda below

2017 Band Admin Conference Agenda - Draft
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