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Whitefish River First Nation
Economic Development

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Responsible for stimulating local economy and developing economic initiatives and opportunities for the community
  • Provides services through guidance and partnership with Waubetek Business Development Corporation
  • 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
  • Maintains updated statistics regarding population trends, employment, skills and the community profile
  • Collaborates with lands and resource development initiatives
  • Assists with major capital projects
  • Conducts proposal development for short and long-term community infrastructure projects and employment programs
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Tribal Council: United Chiefs & Councils of Mnidoo Mnising (UCCMM) Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) Robinson-Huron TreatyWaubetek Business Development Officer for Whitefish River First Nation is Jason Peltier, ph 705-285-4275; fx 705-285-4584
Eligibility
Members of Whitefish River First Nation
Application Process
No application process
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On April 11, 2018

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