Fisher River Economic Development Corporation
At Fisher River Economic Development Corporation (FRED CORP.), we are dedicated to fostering sustainable economic growth and prosperity for the Fisher River Cree Nation community. As a leading economic development entity, we strive to create opportunities, empower individuals, and strengthen our community's social and economic fabric.
Driven by our commitment to community well-being, FRED CORP. focuses on strategic initiatives that support entrepreneurship, job creation, and the development of sustainable businesses within the Fisher River Cree Nation territory. Our aim is to build a thriving economy that benefits all community members and preserves our cultural heritage.
Moreover, we believe in the power of collaboration and actively seek partnerships with government agencies, industry leaders, and community organizations to maximize our impact. By working together, we can leverage resources, knowledge, and expertise to drive long-term economic success and improve the quality of life for all Fisher River Cree Nation community members.
As an organization, FRED CORP. is guided by the principles of transparency, integrity, and accountability. We are committed to conducting our operations with the highest ethical standards and ensuring that our initiatives align with the needs and aspirations of our community. Through open communication and engagement, we actively seek input from community members to shape our strategies and initiatives.
At Fisher River Economic Development Corporation, we are driven by a collective vision of a vibrant and self-sustaining community. We invite you to join us on this journey of economic empowerment, growth, and prosperity. Together, we can build a brighter future for the Fisher River Cree Nation community and create opportunities for generations to come.
A collective vision of a vibrant and self-sustaining community.
The Fisher River Economic Development Corporation, on behalf of the Fisher River Cree Nation members, will identify, develop, and undertake activities that will expand employment, stimulate economic activity, and contribute to overall community investment.
- To gain full corporate responsibility with less politics.
- To move forward having its own source revenue with less dependence on federal government support.
- To economically sufficient and develop the drivers for employment and community growth
Fisher River Economic Development Corporation along with Chief & Council has been involved in, and serves as a catalyst and facilitator for economic development for Fisher River Cree Nation and its members. The corporation creates new revenue streams through its oversight, investment and partnerships in business.
- Diversifying the local environment
- Reducing economic vulnerability
- Making the community more competitive
- Improving existing infrastructure
- Replacing declining business and industry sectors
- Reducing the out migration of youth by providing job opportunities in the community
- Enhancing the investment and entrepreneurial environment
- Building capacity within the community by developing people and organizations capable of managing positive change