Our goal is to help improve the quality of life for our Community members both on and off-reserve by making strategic investments of the resources entrusted to us, we can support the social and economic development of our Community.
Consideration will be given to projects and programs that advance the interests and quality of life of Peguis and its members. While no specific restrictions will be applied to funding between on-off reserve member applications or allocations between different authorized uses (as below), the Community Fund Trustees will give fair and equitable consideration to all applications based on their individual merits as presented.
Trust Funds are not available for individual use and are intended to benefit the Beneficiary for community purposes. Community Fund Projects should sustain and improve community infrastructure and/or address the community’s social, economical and physical needs (and per the authorized uses of the Trust) and benefit the beneficiaries in areas such as:
- Health Care
- Education Opportunities
- Special needs of Elders
- Community Development and Improvement
- Language and Cultural Heritage
- Community Activities
- Credit union, bank or trust company
- Business or Commercial Operations
- Aboriginal and Treaty rights