Mountie Meal Recipe by Region 3 Senator Margaret Penner

1 lb. ground meat (buffalo, elk etc)
1 cup or 1 large onion chopped
2 cloves garlic minced
1 cup green pepper chopped
16 oz. tomato sauce
2 tsp cocoa powder
2 tsp salt
1 tsp oregano, crushed
1 tsp cinnamon
1 tsp cumin
1/2 tsp black pepper
1/4 tsp allspice
2 large tomatoes diced
2-3 tbsp chili powder
15 oz. pre-cooked pinto beans
15 oz. pre-cooked white or black beans
1 cup water
7 oz. diced green chili can or 1 fresh chili pepper

Simmer on stove top, (I do it for 3/4 to 1 hour):
I serve it lunch or dinner on a toasted bun, any type you like with the following:
shredded cheese, chopped green onions, sliced black olives, sour cream, along with tortilla chips.

PARTNERS COUNCIL LAUNCHES 2014 EQUIPMENT GRANT PROGRAM

PARTNERS COUNCIL LAUNCHES 2014 EQUIPMENT GRANT PROGRAM

Application Guidelines:
http://bcaafc.us6.list-manage.com/track/click?u=7555c1e26f5cd67dd498df936&id=bb507fc5c3&e=65226ef10d

Application Form:
http://bcaafc.us6.list-manage.com/track/click?u=7555c1e26f5cd67dd498df936&id=44f4a991cf&e=65226ef10d

All applications (including official purchase quotes or statements from a retailer, supplier or distributor) must be received on or before 5 pm (PST), Tuesday October 7, 2014.

Inquiries:
Jocelyn Sam, Equipment Grant Coordinator
Aboriginal Sport, Recreation and Physical Activity Partners
email: egprogram@bcaafc.com or Fax: 250.388.5502

Note: Successful applicants will be notified in November 2014

Thompson Okanagan Regional Governance Council Welcomes Nicola Valley and District Metis Association

As Region Director for Region 3 Thompson Okanagan I am pleased to announce the forming of a new Metis Society for Merritt BC.

Society Name: Nicola Valley and District Metis Association

Board of Directors:

President: Norbert Grenier
Vice President: Betty Ann MacDonnel
Treasurer: Christine Petersen
Secretary: Pauline McGarry
Christine Petersen
Women’s Rep: Lori Hedin
Director: Andrea McVean
Director: Cecilia Dumont

Next Community Meeting 7:00 PM October 6, 2014 Espresso Cafe, Merritt BC

Congratulations