The development of a strong local economy is viewed as a vital link in the move towards autonomy and self sufficiency. Sagamok Anishnawbek will encourage a community philosophy which promotes economic and employment opportunities for its members. 

Through programs we will create awareness on the benefits and impact of economic activity, Sagamok Anishnawbek will encourage its members to become involved in a process of growth which is driven by the needs and values of its people. The building of a diverse sustainable economy will create employment and career opportunities, and build both communal and private equity.