News & Insights

Get updated on the latest news, happenings, and developments with Sault Tribe Thrive as well as tribal business related news.

Opportunity – Going PRO Talent Fund Now Accepting Applications

  The Going PRO Talent Fund application period for Fiscal Year 2023 opened on Monday, November 21, 2022. Applications will be accepted until noon on Monday, December 12, 2022. ***The Going PRO Talent Fund makes awards to employers to assist in training,...

Opportunity – Northern Shores Community Development Announces $2,500 Grants Through F.A.R.M. Program (Applications Closed)

The Northern Shores Community Development F.A.R.M. Program is excited to announce that they are accepting applications for another round of $2,500 Grants. Grants will be available to support emerging and/or established Native American Farmers, Ranchers, and...

Opportunity – Application open for the State of Michigan’s Growing Michigan Business Grant Program (apps now closed)

The Growing Michigan Business (ABR) grant program is a program by the State of Michigan to distribute up to $409 Million of its American Rescue Plan Act funds to be awarded through grants for those who have suffered financial hardship from Covid-19. The program will...

Opportunity – Application open for the PMBC Access and Certification Grant

The PMBC Access and Certification Grant is designed to break down barriers preventing Michigan businesses from winning purchase orders. The program has three objectives: Increase supplier access to local and global procurement opportunities Improve competitiveness in...

Opportunity – Job Opening: Sault Printing Company Inc.

  Sault Ste. Marie,  Mich.— Sault Printing Company, a local tribal member owned and operated business for over 50 years, is looking to hire a self-motivated person, with excellent communication skills, and a professional appearance.   Desired Qualifications:...

Opportunity – Job Opening: Tipping Point Solutions

  SAULT SAINTE MARIE,  MICH.—Tipping Point Solutions, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Web Developer / IT Support position. The Web Developer / IT Support will be expected to design and maintain Website projects working with project processes, collaborate with...

Opportunity – Job Opening: Regal Home Care, LLC

Sault Ste. Marie,  Mich.—Regal Home Care, LLC, is a Sault Tribe member owned business operating in downtown Sault Ste. Marie since 2020. Regal Home Care is proud to reach a community with regal care; Helping foster care with the utmost standards. Whether it’s grocery...

Opportunity – Job Opening: Moore Trosper Construction Company

Holt,  Mich.— Moore Trosper Construction Company is a Sault Tribe member owned and operated commercial general contracting and construction management firm established in 1982 and is seeking a personable, professional, and organized individual to serve as a Project...

Opportunity – Job Opening: Moore Trosper Construction

Holt,  Mich.— Moore Trosper Construction Company is a Sault Tribe member owned and operated commercial general contracting and construction management firm established in 1982 and is seeking a personable, professional, and organized individual to serve as a Project...

Opportunity – SBA Shuttered Venue Operators Grant

The Shuttered Venue Operators (SVO) Grant program was established by the Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Venues Act, signed into law on December 27, 2020. The program includes $15 billion in grants to shuttered venues, to be administered by...

Highlight – PMBC Connects Tribal Business

Are you a Sault Tribe member owned business looking to expand sales of your products and services to new markets? Check out our partners at Pure Michigan Business Connect to learn more about connecting with businesses planning to purchase goods and services from...

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Business Spotlights

Business spotlight – Eagle Specialties, LLC

DETROIT, Michigan, March 10, 2022 – For as long as she can remember Taryn Sulkes has always had one foot in the world of entrepreneurism, spending time early in her childhood growing up alongside her father’s window, door and awning business. “Yeah, I first learned to...

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Business spotlight – Good Fruit Video

  LANSING, Michigan, December 16, 2021 – Do good, be fruitful. Though the message may be simple, Good Fruit Video’s investment in doing good is anything but. Co-owner and Sault Tribe member, Justin Caine’s philosophy begins with his approach to doing good by his...

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Business spotlight – IvyTek

  JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA, June 16, 2021 – Michael Griggs was destined to work in finance. For three generations Griggs men have made careers in the finance industry. So it comes as no surprise that Griggs has been a part of the lending software industry from an...

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Business spotlight – Superior Custom Blinds

Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. – From an early age, owner/operator Jennifer Roy-Hatfield expressed a growing passion for interior decorating, reminiscing on the joys she experienced as a junior high student helping her mother with a wall paper makeover in her family’s home....

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Business spotlight – Anderson Media 906

Grand Rapids, Mich.—Noah Anderson has Michigan roots. Growing up in Sault Ste. Marie, playing competitive hockey gave him the chance to travel and explore. Just like the roads he so frequently finds himself traveling these days, his path to entrepreneurship has been...

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Business spotlight – Northern Wings

  Newberry, Mich. – David Goudreau grew up in St. Ignace, Michigan, where he graduated high school and enlisted in the United States Navy. He found the G.I. Bill presented a very attractive option to continue his post-secondary education. While at Laker Superior...

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Gallos realize dream, purchase Jose’s Cantina

Sault Tribe taps Binesi Contracting

STI holding company reaches critical mass

Louricas’ purchase Woody’s One Stop

Sault Tribe, Inc. disburses millions to Sault Tribe

PMBC connects Tribal Business

Sault Tribe Business Alliance forms Tribal Charter

Superior Web launces brand refresh

Lume SSM open for business

ComplianceLine acquires Arbor Insight


National Painting Contractors, Inc

Eagle Specialties, LLC

Good Fruit Video


Northern Wings

Anderson Media 906

Superior Custom Blinds


Going PRO Talent Fund Accepting Applications

$2,500 Northern Shores F.A.R.M. Grants

Michigan Afflicted Business Relief Grant Program

PMBC Access and Certification Grant

Sault Printing Co. Job Opportunity

USDA’s FSA Accepting PATHH Applications

Northern Shores Community Development, Inc. Opens Grant Applications

Regal Home Care Job Opportunity

Moore Trosper Construction Job Opportunity

Moore Trosper Construction Job Opportunity

SBA Shuttered Venue Operator Grants

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources

Resources for Small Businesses During COVID-19

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