Community Futures Peace Liard and Lakeview Credit Union collaborated to assist in a loan to launch CCW Ventures Ltd. This company is a majority owned Indigenous telecommunications construction company with ties to local first nations groups such as the Saulteau First Nation Band in Moberly Lake B.C.
Tumbler Ridge UNESCO Global Geopark (TRUGG) Master Plan
The town of Tumbler Ridge lost their major employers Quintette Coal and Bullmoose Mines resulting in the community faced with no jobs and no prospects. There was opportunity through tourism for promoting Dinosaurs, Geological Formations, Mountains and Waterfalls.
Indigo Designs is an award-winning marketing design studio located in Fort St. John, BC. With the help of the Self Employment Program, Indigo Designs officially opened in 2001 and has gone on to work successfully with clients provincially, nationally and internationally.
Stoddart Creek Water Services
Community Futures Peace Liard and Lakeview Credit Union collaborated to assist in a loan that launched the success of Stoddart Water Creek Services and provided a new water source for commercial and residential use. Three jobs were created with this business.