ABOUT THE KHOWUTZUN DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

The Khowutzun Development Corporation (KDC) was founded and incorporated under the Company Act on May 12, 1993. The Khowutzun Development Corporation provides business development services as well as business management and financial administration services for the Khowutzun Group of Companies. 

KDC  VISION STATEMENT

"To lead the way for First Nations to true equality as Canadian citizens." 

KDC MISSION STATEMENT

"KDC is committed to use all of its human and capital resources to foster and enhance the health, spiritual, and financial well being of the Cowichan Band members."

KDC VALUES:

  1. Sustainability: We will work to support an economically sustainable future for Cowichan Band.

  2. Respect: We will work in ways that honor our people and the land.

  3. Future Focused: We will work in ways that leave opportunities and environments for our children.

  4. Connected to Tradition: We will work in ways that respect the rich traditions and culture of the Cowichan Band.

KDC Goals: 

  1. KDC and its group of companies will promote employment, with the goal of full employment opportunity by March 31, 2019.

  2. KDC and its group of companies will grow their revenues by 100% by March 31, 2019.

  3. KDC and its group of companies will actively promote the Cowichan culture and heritage to the broader community.

  4. KDC and its group of companies will lead the way in adopting sustainable environmental practices.

  5. KDC and its group of companies will actively promote the Cowichan brand, with the goal of global recognition for the quality of their products and services.

 

KDC five key pillars:

Growth, Quality, People, Shareholders & Sustainability