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From Rags to Riches, Sault Tribe Member Became Owner of a Multi-Million Dollar Company

Linda Grow, Owner and CEO of JETA Corporation, was recently featured in an article “From Rags to Riches, Sault Tribe Member Became the Owner of a Multi-Million Dollar Company” by Brenda Austin.

This story first appeared in Win Awenen Nisitotung, the official the newspaper for the Sault Tribe of Chippewa Indians.  After its initial publication, the website Native Strength reposted this story on their website.

“From Rags to Riches,” outlines Mrs. Grow’s upbringing in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan; the development of JETA Corporation; JETA Corporation’s current outlook; and Mrs. Grow’s vision for the company in the future.

We invite you to read the article and learn more about JETA Corporation’s foundation.  For your reading pleasure, we have posted a copy of the story below.  You may also read the story by following the link to the story on the Native Strength website, or clicking here for a PDF version.

From Rags to Riches, Sault Tribe Member Became the Owner of a Multi-Million Dollar Company

by Brenda Austin

Linda Grow was born in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, and grew up in the west end of the city, graduating from Sault Area High School in 1962. She is a member of the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians and remembers as a young adult how poverty-stricken other Native families were during the ’70s and on into the ’80s.

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