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Whitefish River First Nation

Economic Development

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Description
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
Comments
Waubetek Business Development Officer for Whitefish River First Nation is Emilio Tomaselli, ph 705-285-4275; fx 705-285-4584
Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1630

Sep-Jun: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Jul-Aug: Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Eligibility
Members of Whitefish River First Nation
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 4, 2021