Reminiscing the Jim Neilson sports complex grand opening
Previous Chief Jack Rayne pictured with New York Rangers’ Alumnus Adam Graves at the opening of the Jim Neilson Sports Complex September 6th, 2022.
Services/announcements from our departments
Services offered and announcements by our departments of Big River First Nation.
Big River First NAtion's Small Business Development Grant Program
The Small Business Development Grant Program can support members in entrepreneurial business development, capital and operating, marketing, and on-going business support costs (including costs to support BRFN contractors).
There are no deadlines for this application process and the Big River First Nation Small Business Grant is now considered open call. Once the funds are expended for the respectful year, applicants will be advised to reapply for the next fiscal year (funds are replenished every March 31st).
Download the application here: SBDG
Brfn is seeking Committee members
Interested applicants can contact: Allison Lachance (639) 922-7105, Corley Cameron (639) 922-7376, Julie Morin (306) 468-4091
Big River First Nation’s Upcoming Events can be found here.
A look back on the chief john keenatch High School construction
Aodbt architecture + interior design and the school steering committee had done design work on the Chief John Keenatch High School for the community. On February 1, 2018 the consultants held a Community Information Session to meet with school staff, Elders, and community members to present the findings of the School Feasibility Study, discuss 21st-Century Learning concepts, get information from the community, and answer questions about the design process.
The CJK High School is approximately 5,100 square metres in size, and includes the latest in educational amenities. The grand opening took place on September 6th, 2022.