The First Peoples' Cultural Council is a First Nations-run Crown Corporation with a mandate to support the revitalization of Aboriginal language, arts and culture in British Columbia. We provide funding and resources to communities, monitor the status of First Nations languages and develop policy recommendations for First Nations leadership and government.

First Peoples' News

Mentor-Apprentice Funding Available!

FPCC is pleased to announce that the Mentor-Apprentice Program is accepting applications for the 2017-2018 program year. Deadline to apply is March 29, 2017!  More>

Apply to attend!

A repatriation symposium is being held to identify strategies/resources to secure the return of ancestral remains, sacred objects & intangible cultural heritage  More>

New BC Ferries Design

The third of three Coast Salish designs for the new BC Ferries’ Salish Class vessels has been revealed. Thomas Cannell's artwork will adorn the Salish Raven.  More>

We're Hiring!

FPCC is seeking a highly organized, creative and capable Language Programs Coordinator to support the effective administration and delivery of language programs  More>

Mother Language Day Meme Challenge!

We are partnering with organizations around the world this Mother Language Day to promote and celebrate linguistic and cultural diversity - join us!  More>

National Dialogue Session Report

FPCC is pleased to share the report on the National Dialogue Session on Indigenous Languages. The report is the result of a 3-day workshop in Victoria.  More>