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How Indigenous businesses are paving their way in Thunder Bay, Fort Williams First Nation

Feb 21, 2023 09:59AM ● By Content Editor
Photo: Kathleen Sawdo takes pride in providing her customers with authentic, quality goods from other Indigenous business owners and artisans like herself. (Submitted by Kathleen Sawdo)

By Sara Kae - CBC News - February 17, 2023

Last year, the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business reported there are roughly 60,000 Indigenous-owned businesses in Canada,  while Statisics Canada found Indigenous businesses contributed almost $50 billion to the Canadian economy in 2020. 

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