Community Meeting: Guide Outfitting Territory

Community Meeting: Guide Outfitting Territory

WHEN:  Monday, June 16th, 2014 @ 5pm – 8pm (Dinner included)

WHERE:  St. Mary’s Band Board Room

ʔaq'am Community Enterprises - Annual General Meeting

Kiʔsuk kyukyit ʔaq'amnik and Colleagues,

On behalf of the ʔaq'am Community Enterprises Board of Directors, please consider this a formal notification and invite to the Annual General Meeting of ʔaq'am Community Enterprises, the St. Mary's Band's Development Corporation. The Meeting will be held on June 12th, 2014 from 1.30pm - 3.00pm at the St. Mary's Band Hall. Items on the agenda will include:

ʔaq'am Business Development Grant Program Opens for 2014/2015 Fiscal Year

The ʔaq'am Business Development Grant application packages are now out for St. Mary's Band Members to apply for the competitive grant awards process for business start-up or expansion activities.  Members may access a pdf copy of the grant application package below or may access a Word version of the application package by contacting Becky Pelkonen, Director of Community & Economic Development at 250-426-5717 or

Land Code Vote SUCCESSFUL!

The Land Code vote is now complete and the votes have been tallied.  ʔaq̓am members voted in favor of the Land Code with 103 yes votes to 38 no votes.  This is a historical day for both ʔaq̓am members and the Ktunaxa Nation.  Stay tuned for further details and congratulations to everyone who made this a successful voting process!

ACE Enters into New Construction/Contracting Business Partnership

The ʔaq'am Community Enterprises ("ACE") Board is pleased to announce an exciting new partnership for the Community's Development Corporation.  ACE has partnered with MDG Contracting Services Ltd. and Kinbasket Development Corporation to form a company named "FNMDG Construction Services" that has the immediate capacity to undertake projects of all sizes in general contracting and construction management within the St.