Contact us about Economic Development opportunities.
Community Development Officer - Melissa McDonald
Business Development Manager - Sean Ruth
Community Energy Champion - Darlene Wawia
"Red Rock Indian Band envisions a future where economic opportunities are enabled, providing long-lasting measurable benefits to community members; A future where investments create significant positive impacts throughout the community in the pursuit of economic sustainability; and, A future where there is a strong and diversified economy that supports the development of a viable, healthy, vital and sustainable community."
The Red Rock Band Economic Development Strategy is a framework that aims to support the increased personal, family and community health of our First Nation through greater participation in the economy.
Our economic strategy leverages the strengths of our people and our traditional knowledge to build opportunity and prosperity for current and future generations. We believe that economic participation and development are key to creating more empowered people and includes education, employment & training, growing First Nation business, and leveraging private investment and partnerships.
The EDO duties have been broken down into five categories, with the overall objective of facilitating and supporting Red Rock Indian Band in their efforts to obtain economic development.
The Energy Affordability Program provides support to income-eligible electricity consumers by helping them lower their MONTHLY ELECTRICITY COSTS and to increase their home comfort. This is a Province Wide Program; it does not only apply to Red Rock Band Members on the Reserve, it also applies to Off Reserve band members.
Depending on your situation, you may receive different energy saving products and services. Some participants may qualify for a free home energy needs assessment conducted by a trained energy professional that will help identify energy-efficient upgrades available for their homes, such as replacement of inefficient appliances and professionally installed insulation and draft-proofing.
Other participants may qualify instead for free energy saving kits, these are customized to meet their energy needs.
What free upgrades are available through the program?
Depending on eligibility and the existing equipment within your home, you may receive:
The Energy Affordability Program is delivered by trusted Save On Energy delivery partners.
Darlene P Wawia
Community Energy Champion