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#GameChanger: Marilyn Peigan: The First Blackfoot Representative for Calgary’s City Council

June 8, 2021 - News

#GameChanger: Marilyn Peigan: The First Blackfoot Representative for Calgary's City Council - Canadian Equality Consulting


Native Calgarian Podcast

June 7, 2021 - community

I am joined by Marilyn North Peigan, a Blackfoot woman from the Piikani First Nation who has decided to run for city council in Ward 7. Marilyn is a veteran of the Canadian Armed Forces, was appointed to the...


Meet your Ward 7 candidates: Marilyn North Peigan

June 7, 2021 - Events

Meet your Ward 7 candidates: Marilyn North Peigan - The Gauntlet


Team MariynWard 7 is picking up steam heading into Aboriginal Awareness Month

May 27, 2021 - community

Our volunteer and fundraising campaign is now in full swing as we head into Aboriginal Awareness month. Volunteer/donate and tell your friends about Marilyn North Peigan and help us make history!


Conversation Among Candidates-May 10 2021

May 18, 2021 - Events

In case you missed it! Here is the May 10 event link for your viewing enjoyment. (63) Conversations Among Candidates - May 10 - YouTube "Let’s talk, let’s build, let’s dream and inspire each other. Let’s have a conversation....


May 5th National Day of Awareness for MMIWG

May 5, 2021 - community

In 2018 I served, along side my Alberta IRS team, for the MMIWG Inquiry when it arrived in Calgary. Although this issue has personally touched my life, the testimony I heard that entire week is still clear as a...


Marilyn North Peigan Encourages Following Health Restrictions

May 1, 2021 - News

*** MEDIA ALERT *** MOHKINSTSIS, CALGARY, ALBERTA, April 30 – Marilyn North Peigan encourages the public to follow all public health measures for COVID19. The City of Calgary’s response to the COVID19 can be found at To answer...


Treaty 7 flag rises over new era of First Nations resolve

April 27, 2021 - News

I do remember, we did it first here in Mohkinsis, the rest of Canada followed soon after ( : I had a big job that day, for CAUAC (Calgary Urban Aboriginal Affairs Committee), for Calgarians, for First Nations, and...



April 27, 2021 - Educational

download.php ( In my Master of Arts studies, I chose to return to the Piikani Nation to focus on my thesis and my daughter in her early years. I found myself surrounded by piles and piles of research and...


You come from a bloodline of great Veterans

April 27, 2021 - News

‘You come from a bloodline of great veterans’: Indigenous vets and families call for more recognition | The Star


Local Student/Artist shows support for team MarilynWard7

April 27, 2021 - community

Local Artist/Student/Full time single mother, Tracy Houle has stepped forward in support of Marilyn North Peigan's bid for Ward 7 City Council. She has created the team's volunteer masks, and will be selling these beauties to the general public...


New member brings Indigenous perspective to Calgary police commission

April 25, 2021 - News

New member brings Indigenous perspective to Calgary police commission | CBC News 2017 -With the entire community of Calgary in my thoughts and in my heart, my daughter's future in my hands. I made the huge decision to step...


National Indigenous Day sparks conversation on racism, reconciliation in Calgary

April 25, 2021 - News

The beautiful Aboriginal Awareness Week Calgary Committee and the great work I am inspired to continue on with. Yes bringing you the best in Aboriginal talent during the June summer solstice every year. – Aboriginal Awareness Week Calgary...


Conversation Among Candidates May 10 7pm

April 25, 2021 - Events

Conversations Among Candidates Tickets, Mon, May 10, 2021 at 7:00 PM | Eventbrite I will be taking part in this virtual conversation, please register here.


Indigenous veteran finds his spiritual path through military service

April 25, 2021 - News

Indigenous veteran finds his spiritual path through military service | Bow Valley College


White Goose Flying Report-Calgary Urban Aboriginal Affairs

April 25, 2021 - Educational

  Click here to open the "White Goose Flying Calls to Action CAUAC.... My journey along side the City of Calgary building better communities began under the membership of this beautiful committee. This is Calgary's local version of the...