Community Development Corporation

Overview of the Rural Municipality of Grahamdale Community Development Corporation

The Rural Municipality of Grahamdale Community Development Corporation (CDC) is a local economic development organization established by the Rural Municipality of Grahamdale.

The objective of the CDC is to:
  1. Operate exclusively for the sole purpose of planning, developing and promoting social and economic development in the Rural Municipality of Grahamdale, specifically attuned to generating a renewed appreciation of the rural community and;
  2. To cultivate the growth of a revitalized economy.
  3. To create an opportunity for persons, local or otherwise, to obtain employment through either working within a small business owned by others or gain entrepreneurial experience through the operation of a small business owned by themselves.  
The R.M. of Grahamdale's Community Development Corporation meets once a month and is composed of a minimum of six and a maximum of ten Directors, including two Council appointed representatives and a youth representative. 
The Board of Directors, elected annually, is as follows:
Kim Ostafichuk, Chair 
Tetiana Vasylieva, Vice-Chair 
Barbara Sparrow, Secretary/Treasurer 
Cheryl Wilson 
Christina Booth
Barb Filion 
Greg Jabusch, Council Representative 
Tera Lobay, Council Representative 
Lana Cowling-Mason, Ex-Officio, Commuity Futures West Interlake 
Amanda Artimowich, Economic Development Officer 

If you have any questions, comments or concerns pertaining to regional development, don't hesitate to email our CDC at