Indigenous Economic Development Professionals

Indigenous Community/Economic Organization Member EDO | $1000/year

** UPDATE – Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic impacts, we are keeping our 2023-2024 fees at 2021 levels of $500.

  • Economic Development Professionals representing an Indigenous community or community economic organization
  • Membership fee is an organization fee that includes:
    • Registration up to two (2) Economic Development Professionals within the organization
    • EDO Mentoring program to support business development
    • Regional Networking sessions and workshops/trainings 
    • Access to online tools and Indigenous business database
    • Voting privileges at OFNEDA’S regional meetings
    • Free Monthly email newsletter
    • Complimentary CANDO Membership*

*CANDO Member Benefits

  • Discount registration at the Cando Annual National Conference & AGM
  • Subscription to Cando Connect Magazine & (e) Connect News
  • Access to the Certified Aboriginal Economic Developer Process
  • Discount subscription to Cando’s Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development, the only journal of it’s kind in Canada.
  • Opportunity to advertise events & services through Cando’s nation-wide network
  • Voting privileges at Cando’s national and regional meetings (Full Members only)
  • Preferred corporate rate at Sawridge Inn and Conference Centre Edmonton South Reserve guestrooms by contacting Reservations Department at 780-438-1222