FedNor Announcement:

January 15, 2019 - FedNor funding was announced for the following programs:

Waubetek Business Development Corporation's:  Centre of Excellence for Indigenous Mineral Development & Aboriginal Aquaculture in Canada

LAMBAC - 5 Year Operational funding

Sheshegwaning First Nation - Upgrades to community road infrastructure

March of Dimes Canada - Feasibility Study for social enterprise for rural transportation service




Community Host:  Chief Shining Turtle,
Whitefish River First Nation


MP Paul Lefebvre
waubetek-chair-martin-bayerWaubetek Chair R. Martin Bayer


LAMBAC General Manager Michael Addison
Aboriginal Aquaculture Funding:

The Aboriginal Aquaculture in Canada Initiative (AACI) Project Funding is available to facilitate wide communications to First Nations, Aboriginal groups and organizations about the funds that are available during the 2017-2018 to support eligible activities that contribute to the development of Aboriginal Aquaculture in Canada.

It is imperative that Aboriginal communities and entrepreneurs and potential private-sector partners (both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal) wishing to submit proposals to apply for funding through the AACI Project Funding begin to prepare those proposals immediately to ensuyre that they can complete project activities and spending on or before March 31, 2018.

For more information please contact Irene Altiman at (705) 285-4275 or