In 2013 NKDF provided seed capital to fund an Accessibility Audit of what would be required to develop the Lakes Outdoor Recreation area as an accessible region in northern British Columbia. It proved that people with...
~Lakes Outdoor Recreation Society
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 $52,300 for Cheslatta Carrier Nation and Village of Burns Lake projects
Dec 12, 2019
At the December 3rd, 2019 Board meeting of the Nechako-Kitamaat Development Fund Society, Directors approved $52,300 in funding for two new projects.
NKDF grants $6,000 for Sunrise Services for Seniors Society in Burns Lake
Oct 15, 2019
Nechako-Kitamaat Development Fund Society Directors approved $6,000 in funding for the Sunrise Services for Seniors Society Drop-in Centre.
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.