About Us

Wakenagun CFDC is a federally incorporated not-for-profit Community Futures Development Corporation. We were known as the “Mushkegowuk Community Futures Committee” until our Incorporation in January 1995. Today, in partnership with FedNor/Industry Canada, we service seven communities along the Western James & Hudson Bay coast and two inland communities further south of James Bay. This includes Fort Severn First Nation, Weenusk First Nation, Attawapiskat First Nation, Kashechewan First Nation, Fort Albany First Nation, the Town of Moosonee, Moose Factory(Moose Cree First Nation, MoCreebec & Local Services Board area), Taykwa Tagamou First Nation, and Missanabie Cree First Nation. This area is the traditional home of the First Nations people who call this region “Mushkegowuk”, and we service all individuals and organizations that reside and operate within this area.

Our mission is to support community economic development for our community member’s through:

  • Business Financing
  • Strategic Planning for Communities
  • Business Support, Counseling and Advisory Services

For more information or assistance, please call us at 705-658-4428 or toll-free1-800-989-4850.

Our Mandate

We are a regional body which will support community economic development through assisting communities with economic analysis and strategic planning.