The Nechako-Kitamaat Development Fund Society assists the people of North West British Columbia, and in particular the Nechako region and Kitamaat Village, by investing in sustainable economic and community stability projects in the area most affected by the Kemano project and the creation of the Nechako Reservoir.
NKDF Investment Area
NKDF grants $293,764 for Seven New Projects in Vanderhoof, Fraser Lake and Southside
Jun 18, 2018
NKDF grants $283,975 for New Projects in Kitamaat, Fraser Lake and Vanderhoof
Jan 9, 2018
At the December 5th, 2017 meeting of the Nechako-Kitamaat Development Fund Society Board, Directors approved $283,975.00 in funding for four new projects.
The grant recipients are as follows:
The Government of B.C. and Alcan Inc. each contributed $7.5 million to establish the Northern Development Fund in 1999. The investment income generated from this fund supports the NKDF grants program. Each partner has one representative serving on the board of directors. The NKDF is part of the portfolio of the Minister of Jobs, Trade and Technology.