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Independent First Nations Alliance

Economic Development

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Description
  • Provides technical and professional advisory services and training to enhance the overall management skills and opportunities of the Independent First Nations Alliance Area First Nations
  • Promotes and supports sustainable land and resource development that will build each community's economic strength
  • Assists in identifying and securing funding opportunities and other resources for community economic development
  • Advises and assists in the creation of employment opportunities for community members
  • Works with community economic development officers to develop factors such as diversified employment, skilled workforce, competitiveness, investment, research and industry
Current initiatives include but are not limited to:
  • On-going discussions/proposals for First Nation owned transmission company and lines into the northern communities to replace diesel generation
  • Mapping of traditional land-use pursuits
  • New opportunities in eco-tourism
Eligibility
Must belong to one of the member First Nations within the Independent First Nations Alliance (IFNA)
Application Process
Services are delivered to community members at the local level (Band Office)
Toll Free
1-888-253-4362
Office
807-737-1902
Fax
807-737-3501
Web Site
https://ifna.ca/services/
Email
receptionist@ifna.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 5010
Sioux Lookout, ON, P8T 1K6
Canada
Languages
English
Chief Executive Officer
Mathew Hoppe
Email: mhoppe@ifna.ca
Phone: 807-737-1902 Ext 105
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(21) Other Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
July 26, 2021
Address
56-D Front St
Sioux Lookout, ON, P8T 1K6
  • Located at Front St in downtown Sioux Lookout
  • Closest intersection is at Front St and 4th Ave
  • Situated near Rexall Drug Store

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1700
Tue
0900 - 1700
Wed
0900 - 1700
Thu
0900 - 1700
Fri
0900 - 1700

Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation
  • Lac Seul First Nation
  • Muskrat Dam First Nation
  • Pikangikum First Nation
  • Whitesand First Nation