Welcome to the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community's website.

You can find all of the information you need about the departments and services that the KBIC provides and the unique job opportunities it offers.

Check out the News feed below and the Community Calendar to stay up to date on all the latest news and events that take place at the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community!

16429 Bear Town Rd.

Baraga MI  49908


KBIC Members Residing in Baraga & Marquette Counties

There will be a General Welfare Support Program payment for those members who are residing in Baraga and Marquette Counties as of September 1 and who are 18 years & older and who meet the eligibility requirements.

The deadline to submit all address verifications will be October 30. No information will be taken or considered after that date.

For more information, please read the attached flyer here.


Attention KBIC Baraga District Voters

Due to the outbreak of positive Coronavirus cases in our area and the number of tribal members who have been required to quarantine, the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community Election Board is allowing those voters who have been affected to request absentee ballots up to 4 pm Friday, October 30th, 2020 as this is considered a medical emergency.  

You must request this in writing by emailing  You will be notified of an approximate time when two Election Workers along with a police officer will come to your home, deliver the ballot, wait for you to complete it and insert it into the ballot box.  

If there are any question, please contact Dianne Waara, Chair of the Election Board at 353-4190 or 395-6263.


Aug 27, 2019, 2:03 PM
Back to School Party, Thursday, September 19th @ 5:00 PM @ Niiwin Akeaa Center - FREE EVENT
Aug 26, 2019, 11:06 AM
Come and join us in bringing our community together and working towards building ties and connections amongst our people. Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. 2nd Floor Commons Area KBIC Health Center
Aug 21, 2019, 3:08 PM
L'Anse Farmers Market. Saturdays 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM. L'Anse Waterfront. Starting June 22nd ending October 12th.
Aug 21, 2019, 3:02 PM
Baraga Famers Market - Wednesdays 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM, US-41 Baraga, starting June 19th ending October 9th.
Aug 21, 2019, 8:26 AM
Todd Smith, consultant. Traditional Medicine Clinic, August 23, 2019.
Aug 19, 2019, 12:05 PM
The Library will be hosting a Job application skills workshop on August 28th from 6:00-7:30 PM in the Library's front classroom.
Aug 12, 2019, 1:39 PM
The Library recently created a storybook trail across from the Culture House near the Powwow Grounds. The idea behind a storybook trail is to get youth interested in both being outside/active and literacy.
Aug 8, 2019, 2:38 PM
Wednesday - Sunday. August 28th - September 1st. 9AM-5PM (Sunday 9-Noon). Join us as we prepare for Manoomin Camp with teachings, sharing stories, constructing ricing tools (paddles, sticks, and poles), preparing feast bundles, and making a tobacco pouch and a pair of baby moccasins.
Aug 6, 2019, 1:53 PM
Attention KBIC Youth, NATIVE HOPE. Helping our people endure. August 13-15, 8am-4pm. Niiwin Akeaa Center.