FedNor funds support, training for young entrepreneurs in Northern ON

July 29, 2020
The Government of Canada has announced more than $3.9M in federal funding to support youth initiatives and young entrepreneurs across Northern Ontario. Delivered by FedNor, the funding will support 28 initiatives with numerous organizations, and will include support for on-the-job technical and skills training, as well as a business incubator for students. Among organizations to receive funding are the Nipissing First Nation who will receive $63K to hire a youth intern to plan and co-ordinate events promoting Indigenous culture, as well as the Temagami First Nation, who will receive the same amount to hire a community capacity youth intern to support economic development and human resources activities over two-years. Canada | North Bay Nugget (ON)