Investing with We Wai Kai Nation

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Overview

Region:  Vancouver Island and Coast

Nation:  Kwakwaka'wakw

The We Wai Kai Nation/Cape Mudge Band current population is approximately 1100 Citizens, about 1/2 live on reserve (split between Cape Mudge Village and Quinsam Reserve), and the other 1/2 live off reserve.

The Nation has 5 designated reserve lands covering 685 hectares (1693 acres), they are named/numbered as follows:

Village Bay - IR#7 - located on the east side of Quadra Island, is 4.11 hectares and is uninhabited.

Open Bay - IR#8 - located in the east side of Quadra Island is 5.0 hectares and is uninhabited.

Drew Harbour - IR#9 - located on the east side of Quadra Island is 96.9 hectares and is home the We Wai Kai Campground, the We Wai Kai Nation Seafood Corporation and the Ravin Raven.

Cape Mudge IR#10 - located on the south-western portion of Quadra Island. This is the largest of the 5 reserves at 458 hectares and is home to about 40% of the Nation on reserve housing, the We Wai Kai Nation Administration office, the Cape Mudge Boatworks,

Tsa-Kwa-Luten Lodge, the Nuyumbalees Cultural Centre, a pre-school and daycare facilities.

Quinsam IR#12 - located within the city limits of Campbell River, occupying about 121 hectares and is home to 60% of the Nations houses, the Quinsam Liquor Store, Lees Famous Chicken and Ribs, Quinsam Shell Gas Station, the We Wai Kai Nation Administration Office, Headstart Program, the Quinsam Hall/Centre and the business office for Middlepoint Barge Facilities

http://www.wewaikai.com

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Latitude: 50° 01' 10".700 N
Longitude: 125° 17' 22".574 S

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