The Akwesasne Economic Development Agency (AEDA) is a non-profit corporation that delivers employment and training services. AEDA has been in the business of training and employing people in our community since 1988. AEDA provides payroll services, sponsorship programs, a variety of training programs that includes employment preparation, professional development, self-esteem programs, computer lab and boardroom rentals. Our newest training addition is the Mohawk Language Program called Kanienkeha Language and Reaource Center
AEDA has something for just about everyone. We work with a wide variety of business clients throughout the surrounding areas of Akwesasne. AEDA can apply to the Akwesasne Area Management Board for funding through a Job Opporunity Program or Summer Student Program that assists both the business client and the job seekers if approved. AEDA administers the funding of the business client by providing a payroll service. The program benefits the job seeker by providing a work placement and employment training.