Owned by the Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation, the Vuntut Development Corporation is a for-profit economic entity participating in, planning for and facilitating the creation of successful business ventures for citizens of the Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation.
The Corporation aims to balance economic development and the natural environment while respecting the traditional lifestyle and culture of the Vuntut Gwitchin.
Business services in the community include:
- High-speed internet through satellite
- Meeting rooms
- Post office
- Gas services
- Grocery/hardware store
- Bed & Breakfast
- Medical services with two nurses
- RCMP with three officers
- Community college campus
- Modern public school with grades K – 12
For business investors, Old Crow offers:
- An excellent quality of life
- A skilled and well-educated workforce
- A supportive, and responsive First Nations government
- Expertise in northern living
- Excellent funding and incentive programs
- Government of Yukon Departments
List of Government of Yukon Departments.
- Government of Yukon Programs and Services
List of programs and services offered to Yukon businesses and residents.
- Yukon Department of Economic Development
List of funding and programs that support Yukon economic development.
- Procurement Strategy for Aboriginal Businesses (PSAB)
Works to assist Aboriginal firms in contracting with all federal government departments and agencies and assists Aboriginal businesses gain access to the overall procurement process.
- Yukon Chamber of Commerce
Provides advocacy and representation on issues affecting business.
- Yukon Business Directory
Directory of Yukon businesses.
- Yukon Employment Central
Provides job boards, employment counseling, workshops and more.
- Government Tenders
Provides information about currently advertised public tenders as well as recently awarded public tenders and the successful contractor.
- Yukon Workfutures
Guide to work opportunities in the territory that provides information on the labour market, working conditions, education, and employment prospects.
Online employment resource for employers and job seekers, providing information on current job listings, the Yukon labour market, career planning, education, and training.
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