Our Vision: Community Futures
Prosperity in Northumberland (and across Eastern Ontario) through innovation and entrepreneurship.
How do we get there?
By providing financing and strategy for entrepreneurs. We provide loans of up to $250,000 for business start up, stabilization and expansion.
Who do we work with?
Growth-oriented SMEs, next generation startups and twenty-first century institutions who are creating local economic opportunities and high quality jobs.
Our Executive Director, Wendy Curtis spoke to Rotarians this morning about the Community Futures Program. https://t.co/z9I4hERe42
June 3: Board Room Simulations for the N100 Top 5 startups (private event).
June 9: Northumberland Manufacturers’ Association (NMA) Annual Golf Tournament. Sign up here.
June 16: The Northumberland Central Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament. Sign up here.
June 17: N1M Entrepreneurial Development Workshop No. 2 will feature advisors/coaches Paul Godin, Jim Moskos and David Pamenter from Delta V / Two Rings Media and Joe Racanelli from NATIONAL Equicom. N1M startups, N100 Finalists and other CFDC startup clients please register here.
June 24: NMA workshop on Health, Safety and the Law. $249. Register here.
July: Expected announcement of the winner of N100 2016.
August 19: First Annual Qoints / N100 BBQ (details to be posted soon via Eventbrite).
September 12-14: The 23rd annual OACFDC Conference in Kenora Ontario. Click here for more information.
Every Monday: Northumberland Makers meet at 6 PM at the Cobourg Public Library.
Every Thursday: Mathieu Dallaire from BDC is in our offices to discuss financing opportunities for SMEs.
Young entrepreneurs in Northumberland: The E3 program is delivered by Northumberland Business Advisory Centre to help you launch your business! Find out more.