The Community of Rigolet has received funds under the Province’s Community Enhancement Program.
Sarah Blake is the Town Officer for the Rigolet Inuit Community Government.
She says they received $15,000 through the program.
The funding will provide work for people in need of more hours to qualify for their EI benefits for the winter.
Blake says they are planning a craft project.
She says they are looking for an instructor and two craft producers.
The deadline to apply is Friday, October 15, 2010.
Blake says the project will begin next week and runs for 12 weeks.