Cree Youth Development Funds
The Cree Nation Youth Council (CNYC), with the support of the Department of Commerce and Industry (DCI) is proud to introduce the CNYC Micro-Grant Opportunities Fund. The CNYC Micro-Grant Opportunities Fund will allow Cree youth entrepreneurs of Eeyou Istchee the opportunity to realize and test their business ventures with access to micro-grants of up to $5,000.00 to launch their projects, build skill sets and have a hands-on approach.
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If you have any questions about the various programs and services we offer, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Cree Nation Youth Council
Cree Nation Government Building
2 Lakeshore Road
Nemaska, Quebec J0Y 3B0
Phone: (819) 673-2600
Fax: (819) 673-2606
The CNYC believes that meaningful, education and support is key to supporting the positive development of young people.
Cree Nation Youth Council is working with youth-driven partners to develop more support for young people of Eeyou Istchee. These are community/regional-based models, where young people are growing with the help of our partners to support the educational attainment and positive transitions of youth involved.
In addition, the CNYC is working with our youth-driven partners to develop and drive personal growth attainment strategies that support young people. We encourage programs that are inclusive to all youth and support and encourage youth in their development.
The application of this Policy is subject to the maintenance in place of the Cree Nation Youth Council Funds and availability of funds, as well as any relevant conditions and requirements under applicable agreements, including the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement (1975) and the The Agreement Concerning the Secretariat a la Jeunesse.
The Cree Nation Youth Council & Cree Nation Government reserves the right to terminate the Cree Nation Youth Council Funds and/or repeal or amend this Policy and the criteria and procedures therein at any time without prior notice.
The CNYC is responsible for the interpretation and application of all policy, The Director of Social Development and Cultural Pursuits will assist in providing support in the interpretation and application of this Policy, when necessary.