The Aitchelitz First Nation, also known as the Aitchelitz Band, is a First Nations band government of the Sto:lo people, located at Sardis, British Columbia, Canada (Chilliwack). It is a member of the Sto:lo Nation Tribal Council
Economic Development Background
As a member of the Sto:lo Nation, Aitchelitz both participates in and receives a variety of economic development related services, including land development, research, resource management, and tourism services, through the economic development body, Sto:lo Community Futures. Additionally, Aitchelitz is a member of the Skowkale, Aitchelitz, and Yakweakwioose Lands Office, which handles the intersections between lands and economic development.
Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures
Aitchelitz is engaged with the Provincial Government through several economic development related agreements, including a Consultation and Revenue Sharing Agreement, as well as a Strategic Engagement Agreement.