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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 Legend
ary Waters Resort and Casino in Red Cliff, WI.  This event is free of charge so register today!

Choose from:

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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Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Man - Gary Quaderer Sr 2011

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.

First Peoples Fund
Native Artist Professional Development
Developed 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 purchase

What is "Building Native Communities"?
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.

Money Smart 2013

Zhoonyia Gikendasowin
"Money Knowledge"
Join 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
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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
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Your 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

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LaPointe Financial Incorporated
Equal Opportunity Lender & Provider
Serving the Lake Superior Region since 2010
Phone: (715) 682-3493 or (715) 292-9567
PO Box 241 / 67151 US Hwy 2, Odanah, WI  54861