2016 was a record year for Northumberland CFDC
We provided $1.4 million in loans to small businesses in Northumberland in 2016, helping entrepreneurs to start up, stabilize and expand their business. In addition to standard financing, we also offer many unique lending products including social enterprise loans, accessibility loans and loans for entrepreneurial newcomers to Canada. Click here to learn more about how the Community Futures Program can help your business succeed.
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.
April 20: The Ontario Agri-Food Venture Centre (OAFVC) in Colborne is offering a Foodpreneur workshop. There is a $25 workshop fee. Click here to find out more.
May 17: You are invited to the Fifth Annual N100 Pitch Contest at Victoria Hall in Cobourg! Space is limited, get your free tickets today (click here).
Announcement: Our N1M initiative in support of early-stage technology startups has renewed its call for applications! Click here for more information.
Announcement: The Fifth Annual N100 Startup Competition has begun. Click here for more information and apply by March 3, 2017.
Most Sundays: The Port Hope Robotics Club meets at the Port Hope Town Park Rec Centre. Click here for more information.