Small Business Development
The Small Business development area of Piikani Economic Development is responsible for promoting and supporting small businesses for Piikani Nation members, both on and off-reserve.
PRDL through, Piikani Economic Development, provides the following supports:
- Entrepreneur Training
- Support for existing business, including workshops, a resource centre, and other capacity-building activities
- Referrals for funding and other resources to external agencies, including the Alberta Indian Investment Corporation (AIIC),Community Futures Treaty Seven, and the Indian Business Corporation (IBC)
- Piikani Resource Development Ltd. provides small business grants to Piikani Nation members who wish to start up a business or expand their current business.