The Saddle Lake Cree Nation is a Plains Cree Nation.
The learning of the Cree language enhances ones self-esteem by strengthening Cultural Identity.
We, the people of Saddle Lake therefore state that our Cree Language is hereby declared the official Language of the Saddle Lake Cree Nation.
Acknowledging that our Cree language is a gift from the Creator.
Recognizing that our Cree Language is important to our culture – ways of being-ways of coming to knowledge.
Realizing that our identity as Nehiyawak is inherently connected to our Cree Language and that maintaining this is crucial to our children’s well-being sucess and survival.