FNBDA Summer 2023 Project Updates

By Clayton Schroeder | July 31, 2023

Dear FNBDA Members and Supporters, Updated on news and our latest project initiatives. The FNBDA was formed in 2020 with the following objectives: Over the past six months, we have…

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We’re Hiring!

By Clayton Schroeder | June 29, 2023

The FNBDA is hiring a Regional Business Development Liaison for the Vancouver Island Region. This contract position will work with the FNBDA and other regional positions and partners to support…

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Capacity Development Workshop

By Clayton Schroeder | April 18, 2023

Dear FNBDA Members and Supporters, In late March, almost 30 people from First Nations Development Corporations and First Nations economic development portfolios, gathered in downtown Vancouver for the FNBDA’s first…

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FNBDA Learning and Prosperity Circle

By Clayton Schroeder | March 3, 2023

We are excited to be building towards our first workshop in the FNBDA Building Capacity Series for First Nations Development Corporations. This two-day event will be held in Vancouver on…

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FNBDA Learning and Growth Circle: Upcoming Workshop

By Clayton Schroeder | February 8, 2023

FNBDA is excited to announce the first workshop in our FNBDA Building Capacity Series for First Nations Development Corporations. This workshop is the first gathering of 2023 as part of…

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Congratulations Coast Funds

By Clayton Schroeder | February 2, 2023

The FNBDA wants to congratulate Coast Funds for its accomplishments and work with its member Nations. Coast Funds is an FNBDA member and just released a report documenting 15 years of…

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Growing The Circle

By Clayton Schroeder | January 28, 2023

The First Nations Business Development Association (FNBDA) s an Indigenous not-for-profit organization formed in 2020. The FNBDA offers resources, tools, and supports to our membership and assists in creating and…

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New FNBDA Contract Opportunities

By Michael Bonshor | October 15, 2022

Interested in working with the FNBDA to support our membership group? We are seeking experienced professionals, with expertise working with First Nations, to lead our Capacity and Procurement initiatives. email…

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By Michael Bonshor | March 26, 2022

The 2021 AGM for the FNBDA will be held virtually for all members March 28, 2022. A review of the past year, and a look ahead to key priorities for…

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FNBDA’s Digital Strategy

By Michael Bonshor | July 9, 2021

BC First Nations engagement in the Digital Economy. First Nations in BC could not have survived this long without adapting to new challenges and increasingly challenging environments.  Our resilience founded…

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