First Peoples Economic Growth Fund
The First Peoples Economic Growth Fund (FPEGF) is an economic development initiative by the Province of Manitoba & The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs. Its mandate is to provide financing to support Manitoba First Nations business proposals that are economically viable.
Louis Riel Capital Corporation
The Louis Riel Capital Corporation (LRCC) is a Manitoba Métis-owned lending institution created to finance the start-up, acquisition and/or expansion of viable Métis and Non-Status Indian controlled small businesses based in Manitoba.
The financial services offered by LRCC include business loans, bridge financing, business plans and business advisory services.
Métis Economic Development Fund
The Métis Economic Development Fund (MEDF) is an equity investment fund intended to stimulate economic development activities of the Métis people throughout Manitoba by providing equity and capital for Métis entrepreneurs and businesses to support economic development initiatives.
MEDF also assists with promoting and encouraging trade and commerce for Métis entrepreneurs and business, facilitating and promoting the Métis business community, and acts as a liaison between the Métis business community, government agencies and representatives at municipal, provincial and federal levels.