Ginoogaming First Nation

Site: Rocky Shore Development Corporation

Service: Economic Development

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations Management 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Responsible for stimulating local economy and developing economic initiatives and opportunities for the community 
  • Provides information, training and educational workshops to enhance employability skills 
  • Responsible for development of plans for the use of traditional lands for community members 
  • Works to access funding for band-owned business ventures  
  • Provides coaching in areas such as business plan development and assistance in obtaining financial support for people wanting to start own business 
  • Maintains local business directory
Current economic initiatives Ginoogaming First Nation is involved with include: 
  • Aboriginal Workforce Development and Maintenance Program (AWDMP) 
  • Buchanan Forest Products 
  • Gamblin Project 
  • Ginoo - Gaming Activities 
  • Ground River Road and Bridge construction and renewal 
  • Kenogami Forest Planning 
  • Long Lake Dam Hydro-Electric 
  • Mackett Project, an endeavor to map traditional GFN lands depicting cultural values, wildlife, and sacred and sensitive areas 
  • Wind Farm Project 
  • Nedaakiimenaan Inc, a newly formed partnership consisting of Aroland, Constance Lake, Ginoogaming and Long Lake #58 First Nations with a goal of building capacity in the Forest Management of the Kenogami Forest
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ginoogaming First Nation
Eligibility Members of Ginoogaming First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-876-2242
Toll Free Phone 1-888-570-8942
Fax 807-876-2495
Primary Contact Peter Rasevych, Economic Develeopment Advisor; Email:
Alternate Contact Conrad Chapais, Band Manager; Email:
Site Location Community is 40 km E of Geraldton on Hwy 11, on N shore of Long Lake immediately S of Longlac
Located In Community Longlac
Address 100 Poplar Cres
Longlac, ON P0T 2A0
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Mailing Address c/o Rocky Shore Development Corp 
PO Box 89 
Longlac, ON P0T 2A0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous Services Canada (ISC)