Ojibwe Opportunity Convening
February 22 & 23, 2013
Red Cliff, WI - Legendary Waters Resort & Casino
Online Registration - click here
Select one out of four exciting workshops being held at the beautiful Legendary Waters Resort and Casino in Red Cliff, WI. This event is free of charge so register today!
Native Artist Professional Development - Designed by and for emerging Native artists and artisans.
Pathways Home - Learn everything you need to know from choosing the right house to how to pay for it.
Indianpreneurship - Want to start a small business? This small business planning workshop will get you started!
Building Native Communities - Want to improve your financial security for yourself and your family? Register today!
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LaPointe is a non-profit small
business development firm operating to increase opportunities for Ojibwe tribal
members to participate in the local and regional economy in an environmentally
conscious, socially responsive, and culturally appropriate way resulting in a
more prosperous future for all Lake Superior Residents.
|Native Artist Professional Development
by the First People Fund, this training is designed to assist the
Native artist break into the art market and develop the business skills
needed to succeed in a competative art market. Learn how to sell
your art work locally, regionally, and globally.
| Pathways Home
This workshop helps first-time home buyers determine whether to build a new home or to buy an existing one. Other areas covered
in this curriculum include understanding the mortgage loan process, how to
prepare a family budget, how to improve credit profiles, how to avoid the
pitfalls of predatory lending, and how to maintain a home and finances after
|What is "Building Native
This is a
personal finance curriculum designed by the First Nations Oweesta
Corporation and Fannie Mae. LaPointe offers this curriculum to those looking to increase their personal finance skills.
What is "Indianpreneurship"?
Developed by ONABEN, Indianpreneurship is a curriculum developed to
help Native business owners reach their goals through a comprehensive business plan.
us in Lac du Flambeau for Money Smart activities, kids games,
presentations, and great information on money matters big and small!
Lac du Flambeau, WI April 20 - 27, 2013
Survey - Bad River, Red Cliff, and Lac Courte Oreilles Tribal members Small Business Survey. Click here
LaPointe Financial and First Nations Community Financial offer consumer
& credit repair loans!
Consumer loans up to $1,500 & Credit Repair
loans up to $750
contribution or donation is tax deductable! Contact us to discuss the
best way you can contribute to assist Lake Superior Ojibwe artists and
entrepreneurs. Email here for information