The Economic Development Commission is made up of the Regional Board Directors for the six electoral areas, as well as Stewart, Hazelton and New Hazelton.

Through the continuous research and the development and promotion of economic development activities, the Commission will support the economic viability of the region through targeted strategies. The Commission’s current strategic areas are:
1. Workforce and Resident Attraction
2. Community Infrastructure
3. Skills Training
4. Business Retention and Expansion
5. Tourism Marketing
Economic development thrives on the collaboration of businesses, community groups, support agencies, and all levels of government. If you are interested in learning more about our initiatives, accessing supports, or getting involved, contact the Economic Development Officer today.

Assistance for Non-Profits/Societies

Economic Development works with grant writers to support your projects. If you are a non-profit, society, charity, or even a small business, reach out today for help with:

-Identifying funding sources
-Reviewing proposals
-Planning projects
-Writing grant applications

Kindly note that not all projects/organizations are eligible to receive grant writing services. Economic Development will work with you through this process.

Please fill out the grant writing enquiry application below. We will review your information.

Grant Writing Enquiry Application

Grant Writing Enquiry Application

Organization name:

Organization mailing address:
Primary contact for organization:
Title within organization:
Email address:
Phone number:
Registered society/charitable organization number:
Description of what you are seeking funding for:

Do you know which grant you would like to apply for?


Have you prepared a budget that includes relevant quotes?


*If you answered "No", please re-submit when a detailed budget has been prepared.


If the grant does not support 100 percent of the project cost, how will you fund the remainder?


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