FAQs

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What kinds of donations have you made for individual needs?

Cultural activities — The 2013 National Aboriginal Day (June 21st) ceremonies, community feasts, School Graduation Dinners that help to celebrate the importance of education are some of the events supported.

Sports & Recreation activities — Hockey and recreation programs for boys and girls have benefitted.

Education & Training – Support was provided to the 2013 Junior and Senior school trip fundraising drive.  Important work skills and training sessions for potential employees for Attawapiskat companies is also covered under this category.

Emergency Needs – These donations go towards requirements such as Search and Rescue, or other community member emergencies.

What do you do with the revenues?

We invest in business opportunities.

We provide capital to the ventures we develop and cover our operating costs.

DIVIDENDS go towards the Attawapiskat First Nation Community trust.  They are also used to make donations to individual members’ requirements. 

Is Attawapiskat Enterprises funded from Attawapiskat First Nation’s budget?

No, we are self-funded. We do not draw down on the community’s other resources.

Attawapiskat Enterprises is an incorporated, for-profit organization.  We generate our own income as a company.

While we are guided by and take direction from the Board of Directors, we also report to the Shareholders (Chief and Council) on a regular basis.

How can I apply for a donation from Attawapiskat Enterprises?

These donations are for cultural activities, sports and recreation activities, education and training, and ​for ​emergency needs. If you or your organization wishes to apply for a donation, please use the attached form and return it to:

Attawapiskat Enterprises
P.O. Box  274
Attawapiskat, Ontario
P0L 1A0

or by

Fax:  (705) 997-1444
Email:  info@attawapiskatenterprises.com

If you have any questions, please call:  (705) 997-1441.

Donation Form: PDF

Donation Form: Word Document