Guide Outfitter's School

Recipient: Guide Outfitters Association of BC
Amount: 10000
Date: 2005-03-21
Areas: Regional
Sectors: Capacity Building
Strategy: Human Development
Description: The Guide Outfitters Association of BC (GOABC) has featured a Professional Guide Outfitter Training School since 1968. The goal of the project is to train twelve adult students to work in the Guide Outfitting Industry, with all graduating students to be employed upon completion of the school. The training qualifies graduates to work as Guide Outfitters, Guides Assistants, or Wranglers. The NKDF funding was approved conditional to participants being selected from within the investment area. This project did not reach the agreement stage.

The Fraser Lake & Area Menshed Society we feel has been a great success, largely due to the grant for our shop addition from the NKDF. Without the grant we would not have had the courage to proceed with its...

~Fraser Lake & Area Menshed Society