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Ginoogaming First Nation

Economic Development

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Description
  • Responsible for stimulating local economy and developing economic initiatives and opportunities for the community
  • Provides information, training and educational workshops to enhance employability skills
  • Responsible for development of plans for the use of traditional lands for community members
  • 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 local business directory
Current economic initiatives Ginoogaming First Nation is involved with include:
  • Aboriginal Workforce Development and Maintenance Program (AWDMP)
  • Buchanan Forest Products/Longlac Lumber Inc
  • Gamblin Project
  • Ginoo - Gaming Activities
  • Ground River Road and Bridge construction and renewal
  • Kenogami Forest Planning
  • Long Lake Dam Hydro-Electric
  • Mackett Project, an endeavor to map traditional GFN lands depicting cultural values, wildlife, and sacred and sensitive areas
  • Wind Farm Project
  • Nedaakiimenaan Inc, a newly formed partnership consisting of Aroland, Constance Lake, Ginoogaming and Long Lake #58 First Nations with a goal of building capacity in the Forest Management of the Kenogami Forest
Eligibility
Members of Ginoogaming First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Toll Free
1-888-570-8942
Office
807-876-2242 - Band Office
Fax
807-876-2495
Web Site
http://www.ginoogamingfn.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 89
c/o Rocky Shore Development Corp
Longlac, ON, P0T 2A0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Eugene Labelle, Economic Development Advisor
Email: eugene.labelle@ginoogamingfn.ca
Special Projects
Peter Rasevych
Email: peter.rasevych@ginoogamingfn.ca
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Not Accessible
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
May 27, 2022
Address
100 Poplar Cres
Ginoogaming First Nation, ON, P0T 2A0
  • Rocky Shore Development Corporation is located at Poplar Cres in the community of Ginoogaming First Nation
  • Situated near the Band Office/Community Hall

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 to 1630
Tue
0900 to 1630
Wed
0900 to 1630
Thu
0900 to 1630
Fri
0900 to 1630

Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
Ginoogaming First Nation