Kahnawà:ke’s Economic Development Commission

Kahnawà:ke’s Economic Development Commission

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  1. Unlock you Potential with Recognition of Acquired Competencies (RAC)!

    Join us for an Information Session and discover how RAC can help you translate your real-world knowledge into valuable credentials. RAC is a process that makes it possible to be assessed on your existing skills for the purpose of gaining official recognition of the competencies you’ve acquired through life and work experience. Basically, what you…

  2. Business Spotlight: Eric “Dirt” McComber making a positive contribution by passing on culture and crucial land-based knowledge to our Youth

    Eric “Dirt” McComber was born and raised here in Kahnawake, he has been an ironworker for 20 years and decided it was time to hang up his tool belt and pursue something that he’s always known and loved; fishing which crossed over into hunting and trading. He has traded with other first nations and became…

  3. Request for Proposals, 3-year Strategic and 5-year Financial Plan

    Request for Proposals: Development of a Strategic & Financial Plan for Tewatohnhi’saktha, Kahnawà:ke’s Economic Development Commission (KEDC) We are seeking a consultant or consulting team with a proven history in strategic planning and financial planning, particularly with knowledge of the community of Kahnawà:ke and preferably with economic development organizations. The chosen party will be expected…

  4. Grow Your Business

    Procurement Assistance Canada (PAC) is offering Key information about the federal procurement process to help you decide if you want to pursue federal procurement for your business. This virtual event will also share information on the government’s objective to increase its contracts awarded to Indigenous businesses. Session 1: Tuesday, April 23rd at 1:00 PM –…

  5. Recruitment Fair for the Kahnawà:ke Cultural Arts Center

    Wednesday, April 17, 2024 – 3 PM to 8 PM – Tóta Ma’s Café Learn about: Potential Employment Opportunities Training Programs Subsidies and Certifications APPLY OR INQUIRE ON THE SPOT For more information, contact Drake.Dsouza@kedc.biz or TrinaC.diabo@mck.ca

  6. Builders of the Future Applications are Open!

    Click this link to see our Builders of the Future page for more details. Or use this link for the Application Form Application Period (2024/25 Cohort): Monday, April 15th, 2024 – Friday, June 14th, 2024  

  7. Raven Beauvais shares her journey on opening her own business

    Workforce Development Client Spotlight Raven Beauvais is co-owner of STRAIT CUTS, a new salon/barbershop here in Kahnawà:ke that offers barbering, colouring, cuts and sets for men and women. Raven describes her experience opening her new business as positive and a supportive work environment with her co-owner and one that was also exhausting and very time-consuming….

  8. Meloche soaking up the experience at Dable Advisory and Consulting Services

    Workforce Development Client Spotlight Carsyn Meloche has spent the past year working at Dable Advisory and Consulting Services. “I enjoy multiple aspects of my job, but one of the most enjoyable is the access to experienced professionals willing to provide guidance and leadership in projects I am working on,” Meloche said. “As a young employee,…

  9. Deom pursues passion for videography, photography through new job

    Workforce Development Client Spotlight Kahnawa’kehró:non Kanerahtakwas Eve Deom has an excellent work ethic and she is more than happy to continue to pursue her passion for videography and photography through her current job. “I am employed with Cross the River Creative, doing part time work for Brady Cross and Abigail Jacobs as the assistant editor,”…

  10. Business Golf Challenge 2024

    Tewatohnhi’saktha is seeking proposal from local non-profit organizations to be the recipient of the proceeds form the 2024 tournament to be held at Lafleur Golf Club. Your proposal should include:  The planned use of the proceeds Fundraising goal for this event Your organization’s financial statement A tentative list of 15 volunteers (Volunteers will be required…