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Zhiibaahaasing 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 (WBDC)
  • Provides information, training and educational workshops to enhance employability skills
  • Posts employment opportunities in Band office
  • 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
  • Participation in a Swim Drink Fish program that tests water quality; Began late 2018 and will run to at least 2021; monitoring had taken place at Gaanogwong Apgishmok, Sandy Bay and Rocky Bay beaches in Zhiibaahaasing¬†which were chosen because they are important for recreational activities, drinking water and for swimming
Comments
Waubetek Business Development Officer is Emilio Tomaselli, ph-705-285-4275, fx-705-285-4584, email-etomaselli@waubetek.com
Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1200

Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-12 noon
Eligibility
Members of Zhiibaahaasing First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 8, 2021