Kashechewan First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Economic Development

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) 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 for individuals wanting to start their own business in areas such as business plan development and obtaining financial support
 
Impact Benefit Agreement (IBA)
 
Oversees the implementation of directives contained within the Impact Benefit Agreement signed with Debeers Canada Inc
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kashechewan First Nation
Eligibility Members of Kashechewan First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Primary: 705-275-4440 
705-275-1054
Toll Free Phone 1-800-433-4863
Fax 705-275-1023
Primary Executive Emma Williams, Economic Development Officer; Phone: 705-275-4440 ext 268
Alternate Executive Amy Koosees, Economic Assistant; Phone: 705-275-4440 ext 264
Site Location Community is on N shore of Albany River, 10 km inland from James Bay, 460 km N of Timmins
Located In Community Kashechewan First Nation
Address 13B Riverside Dr
Kashechewan, ON P0L 1S0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Economic Development 
PO Box 240 
Kashechewan, ON P0L 1S0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)