About Us

About Us

The mandate of the NLCDC is to distribute twenty-five percent of the net profits generated from the Northern Lights Casino on a fair and equitable basis to First Nation and non-First Nation charitable organizations and groups within the catchment area of the Prince Albert Grand Council.

Out of the funds received NLCDC Board contributes approximately eighty-five percent to various projects and charities in Community Contributions. The Northern Lights Community Development Corporation continues the motto of, sharing the success of the Northern Lights Casino.

Section 7.5 of the 2002 Framework Agreement between the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (“FSIN”) and the Government of Saskatchewan establishes the criteria for distributions which are to be made to First Nation and non-First Nation organizations in the community in which the host Tribal Council is located and in the surrounding area, in the manner solely determined by the Board of Directors of each Community Development Corporation.