WHO WE ARE

A collective of Anishinaabek Clan Council Fire’s exercising our inherent rights to uphold our responsibilities to our Clans, Nation, Territories and Future Generations.  

We are a Central Organizing Committee that is establishing a Woman's, Men's and Youth Council to create a Grand Governing Council Fire. 

OUR LOGO

IACTION's current logo is the Five Council Fire Wampum Belt. An agreement between the

Six Nations and Anishinabek. This belt is part of an alliance and put an end to the 1600-1700 Beaver Wars and acknowledge the Anishinabek Clan Territories of Five Head Clans. These Clan Council Fires are in so called Credit River, the Eagle Clan; Lakes Simcoe and Couchiching the Caribou Clan, Penetanguishene, the Beaver/Otter Clan, Manitoulin Island the Sturgeon Clan and Bawaating, the Crane Clan. 

GRAND COUNCIL FIRE

A Confederacy of Autonomous Clan Council Fires from across our Territories where each designate a Clan Mother and Headmen as a Representative to sit on the Grand Council Fire. Organizing is in Progress.  

CLAN MOTHERS AND WOMENS COUNCIL

A Women's Council Fire and Clan Mother representatives from each Territorial Council Fire

HEADMEN AND MENS COUNCIL FIRE

A Men's Council Fire and Headmen representative from each Territorial Council Fire

YOUTH COUNCIL 

A Youth Council Fire made up of a representative of each Territorial Council Fire

NATIONAL ORGANIZING COMMITTEE 

A Collective of Grassroots Organizers with delegated tasks to help support and establish Council Fires and facilitate ACTION Projects and Events and Gatherings.