Economic Development Background
Chawathil's chief and council oversee its economic development function. Additionally, as a member of the Sto:lo Nation, it 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.
Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures
Chawathil operates the Telte-Yet Campground, located on the Fraser River in Hope. Chawathil is party to a Strategic Engagement Agreement with the Provincial Government and several Forestry Agreements