Our Mission Statement

To advance the well being of Indigenous People in Northern Ontario through business and economic development.

Our Vision

Indigenous Prosperity

Who We Are

Welcome to NADF - your trusted partner in Indigenous business and economic growth since 1987.

As a not-for-profit Indigenous Financial Institution, we are dedicated to serving entrepreneurs, businesses, and First Nation communities across the region. Our wide range of services is tailored to support Indigenous business growth and economic prosperity. From providing tailored financing solutions to offering comprehensive business support services, facilitating community planning initiatives, and delivering workshops and bookkeeping training, our goal is to empower your success.

Whether you are seeking funding to kickstart you business venture, assistance in building community capacity, or professional business advice, NADF is here to help you every step of the way. Let us help you prosper and make your business dreams a reality.

Our Service Area

NADF supports First Nation communities and Indigenous entrepreneurs and businesses across Northern Ontario.

Our programs and services are tailored to benefit both wholly-owned or majority-owned Indigenous businesses and entities, whether they are situated on or off-reserve. We extend our reach to the territories of the Nishnawbe Aski Nation (Treaty 9 and Treaty 5), Treaty 3, and Robinson-Superior 1850, including Independent First Nations.

At NADF, we're dedicated to fostering economic growth and empowerment within Indigenous communities. Discover how our initiatives can help your business thrive.

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