11-18-15   Planification successorale pour les membres des Prèmieres Nations au Canada
 11-18-15   Estate Planning for First Nations People in Canada
11-10-15   It's About the Choices We Make
11-04-15 AFOA Canada Promotes Financial Literacy "Month" Year Round
10-06-15   AFOA Canada is pleased to post the Final Report of the Aboriginal Financial Literacy Needs Survey and Framework.

We would like to thank the 968 people who took the time to complete the survey and participate in group sessions. We are grateful for your input.

We would also like to acknowledge and thank the TD Financial Literacy Grant Fund administered by Prosper Canada for providing the funding that made this research possible. 

Financial Literacy Needs Survey and Framework Results
08-19-15   AFOA Canada Management Brief
07-03-15   Canada Pension Plan: Retirement Pension Overview for First Nations People
10-01-15   Post Secondary Education Funding and Saving Plans for Aboriginal Students
07-03-15   Régime de pensions du Canada : Aperçu de la pension de retraite pour les membres des  Premières Nations
10-01-15   Financement des études postsecondaires et régimes d’épargne pour les étudiants autochtones
06-01-15   PRESS RELEASE AFOA Canada Proudly Welcomes TD as a Community Builder in its Corporate Membership Program
02-19-15   PRESS RELEASE AFOA Canada Focuses on Financial Literacy at its 15th Anniversary National Conference in Winnipeg, MB, February 17-19, 2015 
02-18-15   PRESS RELEASE Excellence in Aboriginal Leadership Awards to be Recognized at AFOA Canada's 15th Anniversary National Conference 
02-17-15   PRESS RELEASE AFOA Canada Celebrates its 15th Anniversary National Conference by inviting Chief Jim Boucher, Canadian Business Journalist Bruce Sellery and Canada's  Financial Literacy Leader Jane Roony to Address over 900 Aboriginal Leaders in Winnipeg, MB February 17-19, 2015 
02-13-15   AFOA Canada Celebrates its 15th Anniversary National Conference by inviting Chief Jim Boucher, Canadian Business Journalist Bruce Sellery and Canada's Financial Literacy Leader Jane Roony to Address over 900 Aboriginal Leaders in Winnipeg, MB February 17-19, 2015 
02-12-15   AFOA Canada to Welcome 36 New Certified Aboriginal Professional Administrators(CAPA)
and 20 New Certified Aboriginal Financial Managers (CAFM) at it's 15th Anniversary National Conference in Winnipeg, MB, February 17-19, 2015 
02-04-15   As a result of the Call for First Nations Financial Management Board (FNFMB) Nominations, AFOA Canada is pleased to announce that Mr. Dana Soonias, CAFM from Saskatchewan
has been selected as AFOA Canada’s appointment.  He will serve as a director on the FNFMB for a five year term starting February 23, 2015.

The AFOA Canada Board of Directors approved two member nominated representatives to stand for election at the Annual Meeting of Members to be held on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The nominated representatives are:  Daniel J. Richard and Norman Grdina

01-23-15   AFOA Canada Launches National Aboriginal Financial Literacy Online Survey 
12-12-14   AFOA Canada - NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING OF MEMBERS           
12-01-14    AFOA Canada Announces First Academic Graduates of the CAPA In-Person Program
11-03-14   AFOA Canada Embraces Financial Literacy Month

11-05-14 Dollars and Sense Program
11-12-14 Aboriginal Financial Literacy Needs Assessment and Framework
11-19-14 It's Always A Good Time To Build A Wealth Plan
11-26-14 JAM Issue 11-Financial Literacy
10-29-14   AFOA Canada's Director of Education and Training, Dr. Paulette C. Tremblay Announced as the Recipient of the 2015 Indspire Award in Education
10-17-14   FCAC Consultation Paper_Toward a Financial Literacy Strategy for Priority Groups
10-01-14   AFOA Canada Announces 15th Anniversary National Conference Lead Sponsor
09-02-14   AFOA Canada 2013-2014 Annual Report Now Available
03-13-14   AFOA Canada JAM 2014 NOW AVAILABLE! Click here to view it.
02-27-14   Xerox Canada-AFOA Excellence in Aboriginal Leadership Awards Recognized 2 Recipients
02-26-14   Featured Video of the Day: AFOA’s 14th Annual National Conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia
02-25-14   AFOA Canada Celebrates its 15th Anniversary
02-21-14   Media Advisory-14th AFOA Canada National Conference
01-14-14   International study on Indigenous Financial Literacy Executive Summary
01-14-14    Final AFOA International Literature Review Full 201 Page Report.pdf
11-01-13    AFOA Canada Embraces Financial Literacy Month
10-09-13    New Certified Aboriginal Professional Administrator (CAPA) In Person Program Kicks Off 
08-23-13   As a result of the Call for Nominations, AFOA Canada is pleased to welcome their newest board member: Mr. Rodney Nelson, MA, Cdir, PAED, CAPA from Ontario. He will serve on the Board for a three year term.
07-30-13   AFN Supports the Certified Aboriginal Professional Administrator (CAPA) Program and Designation

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Call for Online Course Instructors

AFOA Canada is always seeking qualified individuals who are interested in sharing their passion for learning and contributing towards a competent educated Aboriginal workforce.
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Recipient Audit Podcast Now Available

AFOA Canada 2016 National Conference

Calling Students in Grades 11 & 12
Now Accepting Applications for the
PotashCorp Aboriginal Youth Financial Management 

The PotashCorp Aboriginal Youth Financial Management Awards are now open to Aboriginal youth in grades 11 & 12. Recipients attend AFOA Canada's National Conference and participate in a special Youth program designed to introduce youth to careers in Aboriginal finance and management
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Now Accepting Nominations for the 2016 Xerox Canada AFOA Excellence in Aboriginal Leadership Awards 

AFOA Canada and Xerox are proud to announce the 13th Annual Excellence in Aboriginal Leadership Awards.
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BC AFOA First Nations Financial Management Conference
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CAPA Cohort 4

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