MEDIA ADVISORY – Reflections on Residential Schools in Manitoba

June 24, 2021

Media are invited to a Facebook Live event today, titled ‘Reflections on Residential Schools in Manitoba: A Conversation with Grand Chief Garrison Settee and Grand Chief Jerry Daniels’

Southern Chiefs’ Organization Grand Chief Jerry Daniels and Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Grand Chief Garrison Settee will join together for a discussion on what they experienced at the site of the Brandon residential school. The legacy and impacts of residential schools on Manitoba and its people, and to share some thoughts on what needs to happen next.


Date: Thursday, June 22, 2021

Time: 11:00 AM


  • Grand Chief Jerry Daniels, Southern Chiefs’ Organization
  • Grand Chief Garrison Settee, Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak
  • Melanie Ferris, Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak (Moderator)

Where: This event will take place zoom and on Facebook Live. Media are encouraged to join the zoom meeting where they will be invited to ask questions. Join details are below:

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Meeting ID: 985 1524 7784

Passcode: 173799

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Meeting ID: 985 1524 7784

Passcode: 173799

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MKO Facebook page

For more information:

Caitlin Reid – SCO Communications 

Cell: 204-557-2399


Melanie Ferris – MKO Communications

Cell: 204-612-1284


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