About the Project.

Kijicho Manito Madaouskarini Algonquin First Nation is collaborating with Community Futures Development Corporation of North & Central Hastings and South Algonquin to develop and support business opportunities for Algonquin First Nation Women within our territory.

The project will support new and existing women entrepreneurs of Kijicho Manito Madouskarini Algonquin first nation through:

  • Workshops
  • Individualized business counseling specific to indigenous women entrepreneurs
  • Mentorship & support through the development of a peer network

Participants will leave the project with:

  • A new or enhanced business plan
  • Support network of peers & mentors
  • Business resources & tools
  • Online business directory listing
  • New knowledge and friendships