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Chapleau Cree 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
  • 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 local business directory
  • Provides assistance for development of plans for the use of traditional lands for community members
Current economic initiatives include but are not limited to:
  • Advisory for local businesses including Small Engine Repair Shop, Chapleau Cree Auto/Truck, and Pimii Kamik Gas Bar & Gift Shop
  • Collaboration with architects, funders etc, on the Ecolodge Project with projected construction to begin spring of 2021 and completion April 2022
  • Assistance with the Band Complex Project
  • Work on housing application submissions to CMHC for construction of two 3-bedroom homes and an extension on Mukeso House
  • Negotiations on the Community Broadband Project with several other First Nations as well as work on a Local Broadband Initiative
  • Assistance with the Lands Code Initiative
Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1630

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Oct-Apr; Mon-Thu 8 am-5 pm, Fri 8 am-12 noon, May-Sep
Eligibility
Members of Chapleau Cree First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Partially Accessible - Parking -- Accessible with one designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- Accessible with ramp but no automatic push button doors; Washroom -- Accessible with side holding bar
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
March 20, 2021