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Our Mission


Mechet Charities Limited strives to be the premier First Nations Economic and Social Development organization and to provide fair, accountable and transparent management of charitable gaming funds.

Board of Directors



Ben Ground Jason B.V. Morin
Lyle L. Morin Jared Morin
Howard Peacock Albert Thomas

Board Primary Responsiblity


Mechet Charities Limited holds and maintains the casino charity license for the Enoch Cree Nation.


AGLC has received Mechet Charities Limited application and has now been deemed eligible to receive their casino license. The license will be issued upon the day River Cree Resort and Casino opens.


Ensure charity license is in order and in accordance to the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Regulation, Alberta Gaming and Liquor Act and AGLC Gaming Policies; (without the charity license no dollars will flow into the community).


Ensure all applications approved are in compliance with the AGLC Charitable Gaming Policies.


Ensure the charitable casino events are operated in accordance with the Gaming and Liquor Regulations as defined in the AGLC Casino Licensee Terms and Conditions and Operating Guidelines handbook.


Identify and/or assess potential threats to the charitable gaming license.




Administration Staff Administration Staff
Jason B.V. Morin, President & CEO Greg MacAulay, CFO
Andrea Go, Finance Coordinator April Cardinal, AP Supervisor
Ben Ground, F.N.D.F. Director Benita Ward, Financial Analyst 
Carrie Gordon, Admin Clerk Channing Ward, Finance Coordinator 
Crystal Cardinal, R&C Clerk Crystal McDonald, Finance Doc Mgmt. Clerk 
Deb Morin, R&C Manager Desi Morin, Finance Coordinator 
January Ground, Finance Coordinator Jolene Ward, Casino Acct. Finance Manager
Laura Morin, Program Manager  Lisa Ground, Administration Manager
Marek Morin, Payroll Clerk Casino Management
Maria Arcand, Finance Coordinator Derek Morin, General Manager Advisor Dual
Mary K. Swanson, Payroll Supervisor Bobbi-Faye Gladue, Alternate General Manger
Morgan Alexander, Payroll/AP Clerk Brian Constant, Alternate General Manager
Mona Lafleche, Payroll/AP Clerk Hali Ward-Thomas, Alternate General Manager
Penny Sharphead, Senior Finance Clerk Tanya Morin, Alternate General Manager
Phyllis Arcand, EHA Finance Manger  
Sheena Cardinal, Executive Assistant to CEO  
Tierra Ward, Receptionist/Secretary  
Tyra Morin, Finance Coordinator