SUCCESS

Our vision

The Benoit First Nation mandate is one of integrity, respect, honour, selflessness, dedication, humility and through a Truth and Reconciliation lens. We provide Mi'kmaq community services, cultural and traditional programming, infrastructure building, language vitalization, job creation, indigenous history and heritage, elder support, food security for vulnerable households and we do this in a balance with our traditional lands and ecosystem.

Women's Council

Our Women's Council is the backbone of our community

Elders Advisory Council

Provides wisdom and guidance for our community

Band Council

Active Band Member List

Our band council is guided by the councils and decisions are made by consensus

Sagmaw

Chosen by the Elders Advisory, our Traditional Sagmaw guides our path.

Since 1972 we have begun the journey to Truth and Reconcilation. Mi'kmaw lived off our sacred lands since long before the arrival of the Europeans. We are of the land. We are one with the forest, one with the water, one with the wind, and one with the animals. We are proud Eagle (Kitpu) clan...
Sagmaw Jesn Penwa

Eastern Woodland People

L'nu'k First

We are providing regional Mi'kmaw governance, services and programs that supports oue Mi'kmaq heritage, language and culture.

We are people of the land: Our ancestors always had great respect for Mother Earth and with every step we take we are on our traditional and sacred lands.

We are of the land that we share with all life and all that the Creator provides.

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Dancer

Preserving our history

Our Books help preserve our knowledge

Kluscap's Trail

Young Readers

$12

Kluskap and the little people

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First Contact

Fiction - All ages

$15

A time travel tail of Mi'kmaw and their interaction with teh first explorers

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