Last Day for In-Person Pick-up of Grocery Gift Cards

This is a reminder to Neyaashiinigmiing residents that today, Wednesday, July 8, is the final day of in-person pick-up of grocery gift cards, from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM, at the Band Office.

To Pick Up In person:

  • Only ONE member per household is eligible for the grocery gift card.
  • Bring proof of address on the day of pickup. To apply, you must complete the application form and show your proof of address. Acceptable proofs include government-issued ID showing your address, utility bills, or government correspondence addressed to your primary residence. Valid applications will be immediately approved.
  • Gift cards can be picked up at the Band Office, 135 Lakeshore Boulevard between 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM.
  • If you are picking up a gift card on behalf of another Nawash member, you must bring a signed note authorizing the pick-up, along with the member’s completed application form and proof of address. There will be no exceptions to this rule.

Find more information and an online application on the program page.

Convenient Online Application Added for Grocery Gift Card

The Council wants to make it as easy as possible for our member households in Canada to apply for the grocery gift card benefit. In addition to in-person application scheduled in the coming weeks, as well as regular mail, email and toll-free number, we’ve added a simple online application that members can complete with just a smartphone.

Visit the information page to learn more about the benefit and pick the application method that suits you best.