Description & Services
Public Comments Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council (AKRC) is a member of the political territorial organization Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3)
Description (Service) Provides technical and professional advisory services and training to enhance the overall economic opportunities for the member communities of Anishinaabeg of the Kabapikotawangag Resource Council Area 
  • Promotes and supports sustainable land and resource development that will build each community's economic strength  
  • Assists in identifying and securing funding opportunities and other resources for community economic development  
  • Advises and assists in the creation of employment opportunities for community members  
  • Works with community economic development officers to develop factors such as diversified employment, skilled workforce, competitiveness, investment, research and industry 
  • Works to improve the relationship between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal business people 
  • Assists in application process for grants/loans for individuals starting own business
 
Current initiatives include but are not limited to: 
  • Increasing natural resource development opportunities  
  • Mapping of traditional land-use pursuits 
  • New opportunities in eco-tourism
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Anishinaabeg of Naongashing First Nation ; Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation - Big Grassy River ; Northwest Angle 33 First Nation - includes NW Angle #37 Regina Bay and NW Angle #37 Windigo Island ; Northwest Angle 37 First Nation - Animakee Wa Zhing #37 ; Onigaming First Nation ; Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation
Eligibility Must belong to one of the member First Nations in the Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council (AKRC) region
Application Services are delivered at the local level (Band Office)
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-226-4445
Toll Free Phone 1-888-436-1993
Fax 807-226-4459
E-Mail reception@akrc.on.ca
Website www.akrc.on.ca
Primary Executive Juanita Jourdain Kelly, Economic Development Advisor; Phone: 807-226-4445 ext 223
Alternate Executive Madeline Parks, Executive Director; Phone: 807-226-4445 ext 230
Site Location Head Office located in community of Northwest Angle 37 First Nation on Hwy 71
Located In Community Sioux Narrows
Address 505 Kavanaugh Rd
Sioux Narrows, ON P0X 1N0
 
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Intersection Kavanaugh Rd and Hwy 71
Mailing Address c/o Economic Development 
PO Box 237 
Sioux Narrows, ON P0X 1N0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (21) Other Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established Dec 1996
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)