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Lac La Croix First Nation
Economic Development

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Responsible for stimulating local economy and developing economic initiatives and opportunities for the community
  • Provides information, training and educational workshops to enhance employability skills
  • Posts employment opportunities in office and on website
  • Works to access funding for band-owned business ventures
  • Provides coaching in areas such as business plan development and assistance in obtaining financial support for people wanting to start own business
  • Hosts economic development strategic planning sessions
  • Maintains local business directory
  • Assists in the development of plans for the use of traditional lands for community members

Economic initiatives Lac La Croix is involved with include:
  • Construction of a hydroelectric generating station at High Falls in partnership with Gemini Power Corp
  • Values mapping project in coordination with KBM Resources Group
  • Signing of an Impact Benefits Agreement (IBA) with several other area First Nations and Rainy River Resources Ltd, a Canadian precious metals exploration company
  • Proposed construction of a residential treatment facility "Mukadewasin Healing Lodge
Comments
Tribal Council: Pwi-di-goo-zing Ne-yaa-zhing Advisory ServicesPolitical Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3)Treaty #3
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Eligibility
Members of Lac La Croix First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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