Indigenous Community for Leadership and Development (ICLD)

300 - 220 Brew Street, Port Moody, BC  V3H 0H6

Tel: 604.899.2400  Toll-free: 1.888.899.ICLD(4253)  www.info@icld.ca

INDIGENOUS COMMUNITY FOR LEADERSHIP AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS

RISE

ROOTS OF INDIGENOUS STRENGTH AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP

The Indigenous Community for Leadership and Development (ICLD) offers the RISE Program to enable you to strengthen your communities skills and successfully guide individuals to achieve growth and potential. This highly interactive course is delivered in your Nation, and we work closely with your team to ensure that we meet your objectives.

 
Does your nation have members who want to start a business in community, for community, by community?

 

 

The Indigenous Community for Leadership and Development (ICLD) offers the RISE Program to enable you to strengthen your communities skills and successfully guide individuals to achieve growth and potential. This highly interactive course is delivered in your Nation, and we work closely with your team to ensure that we meet your objectives. Participants will work one on one with professional mentors throughout the program to achieve an in-depth knowledge about marketing, industry standards and complete the program with a professional business plan ready for funders, grants, loans, and start their business.

 

  

This full time program trains community members to:

  • Create entrepreneurs in your community to increase employment rates

  • Build morale and self-sustainability that will improve community capacity            

  • Develop new economies in your community

Entrepreneur:

A person who acquires skills, knowledge and tools to confidently start their own business. 

 

 

We will achieve this by:
  • Community Support: Working with Chief and Council, Economic Development, Office Staff and Membership.

  • Student Empowerment: In class instructors and mentors will work with students to build confidence to ensure success.

  • Business Plan Development: students will work with mentors to develop a business plan that will be ready to send to the nation, funders, and/or other loan agencies.

  • Leadership Development and Skills & Trades Training: Students will receive industry certifications depending on students business needs, such as, but not limited to, First Aid 1-3, Serving it Right, and/or Heavy Equipment Operator.