Waubetek Business Development Corporation

Description & Services
Public Comments Waubetek also administers the Aboriginal Aquaculture in Canada Initiative for Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario. In addition, Waubetek administers equity programs to Aboriginal entrepreneurs and First Nations in Southern Ontario.
Description (Agency) Functions as a Community Futures Development Corporation and an Aboriginal Financial Institution
Description (Service) Delivers the following programs: 
  • Commercial Loans as a Community Futures Development Corporation and an Aboriginal Financial Institution 
  • Business counselling and support to individuals and communities in the areas of: 
    • Access to financing 
    • Business 
    • Community development 
    • Joint venture development 
    • Proposal development
Hours Hours not specified, call for details
Areas Served Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation ; Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation ; Batchewana First Nation ; Beausoleil First Nation ; Chippewas of Rama First Nation Unceded ; Dokis First Nation ; Garden River First Nation ; Henvey Inlet First Nation ; Magnetawan First Nation ; M'Chigeeng First Nation ; Mississauga First Nation ; Moose Deer Point First Nation ; Nipissing First Nation ; Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation ; Serpent River First Nation ; Shawanaga First Nation ; Sheguiandah ; Sheshegwaning ; Temagami First Nation ; Thessalon First Nation ; Wahnapitae First Nation ; Wahta Mohawk First Nation ; Wasauksing First Nation ; Whitefish River First Nation ; Wikwemikong ; Zhiibaahaasing First Nation ; Chippewas of Georgina Island
Boundaries Highway 17 from Sault Ste Marie along the North Shore of Lake Huron, including Manitoulin Island through Sudbury and North Bay to Mattawa * Highway 11 north to Temagami from North Bay * Highways 69 and 400 south of Sudbury to Orillia and Barrie
Eligibility First Nations individuals and businesses
Application
  • Call for information on the application procedures, or find it on the website
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-285-4275
Fax 705-285-4584
E-Mail waubetek@waubetek.com
Website www.waubetek.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook, LinkedIn LinkedIn
Primary Contact Irene Altiman, Regional Initiatives Coordinator
Alternate Contact Jason Peltier, Business Development Officer
Primary Executive Dawn Madahbee, General Manager
Alternate Executive Martin Bayer, Chairperson
Located In Community Birch Island
Address 6 Rainbow Valley Rd
Birch Island, ON P0P 1A0
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1989
Funding Federal - Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada - FedNor