To coincide with Indigenous Business Month, we have released our Story of Impact to share how our actions today are impacting tomorrow. The AES is a solution born out of a local community need to enhance the employment opportunities of Aboriginal people. Today, AES operates in 16 regional offices, is 100 per cent First Nations governed and managed and a Supply Nation Registered Charity.
We are excited to share the following highlights from our report:
- 65% of our AES managers are Aboriginal women
- For every $1 of government funding the AES deliver $4.50 of economic value to society
- The AES has created 25,000 career opportunities and counting
- Having a 68% national retention rate for mob staying in their job