RADF Investment: $220,000
Other Investment: None
Total Investment: $220,000
Project Period: August 2007–September 2008
This Rocky Mountain House-based project has been completed. The Rural Alberta Development Fund's support expanded skills training for Aboriginal learners and developed new online programming that was in demand but not easily accessible. Students engaged in the programming were able to find and keep suitable employment. The launch of the adult literacy distance learning program in 2008 marked the first time such a program was available to individuals in remote Alberta communities.
Expected Outcomes and Benefits
All projects go through a selection process to ensure they will improve the quality of life for Albertans. This project meets this objective through the following outcomes and benefits: