Grow With Us
We Are Committed
To Supporting Economic
Nch’ḵay̓ is committed to supporting economic opportunities that benefit current and future generations of Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw members. As the economic development arm of the Squamish Nation, Nch’ḵay̓ is involved in all sectors of the economy including: real estate, energy, natural resources, and retail.
Nch’ḵay̓ works with all members who are interested in and are committed to learning and developing along with the corporation. Nch’ḵay̓ works to develop, manage, and own the active businesses of Squamish Nation to further the Nation’s success and put the Nation on a path towards complete economic independence.
As mandated, Nch’ḵay̓’s aim in business operations is to uphold the vision, principles, and strategic direction of the Nation to protect and enhance our culture. Every business operation with Nch’ḵay̓ puts healthy Nation communities, language, and culture at the forefront. All pursuits are carried out in a sustainable and environmentally responsible manner to uphold the values of the Nation.
Become An Approved Vendor
We Create Room For Career & Business Opportunities For All The Nation's Members
To become an approved vendor, Nch’ḵay̓ looks for economic opportunities with profitable businesses or those looking to become a business. This ensures that the Nation receives an economic return. As well, Nch’ḵay̓ considers opportunities that are in alignment with Squamish Nation and do not expose the Nation to liability or risk.
In return for working with Nch’ḵay̓, we promise to create room for career and business opportunities for all the Nation’s members. The Squamish Nation Council went through an extensive process to build an exceptional leadership team which meets the Nch’ḵay̓ Group’s short and long-term goals so that all member-owned businesses have the opportunity to grow and experience success.
There are many entrepreneurial benefits in working with Nch’ḵay̓. If you are interested in operating a thriving business that benefits both you and our Nation, or, if you have a product, service or idea that you would like to grow, you are encouraged to reach out to Nch’ḵay̓ representatives.