Financing and Strategy

Driving Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Northumberland CFDC

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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.



We provide loans of up to $250,000 for qualifying startups and small and medium-sized enterprises.


Our co-investment fund (sidecar) for technology startups and innovation-driven enterprises.


Our fintech-driven lending platform for innovative women-led business in Southern Ontario.



Non-repayable performance-based funding transitioning SMEs in Northumberland to expand business growth and innovation.


Non-repayable performance-based funding to accelerate SMEs on the innovation track, benefiting multiple communities within Eastern Ontario.


Non-repayable performance-based contributions to REBUILD, REOPEN and REVIVE Southern Ontario based Women-led businesses.



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The Advanced Manufacturing Relief Program has Expanded!

The Advanced Manufacturing Relief Program has Expanded!

COBOURG/PETERBOROUGH/KAWARTHA LAKES, ONTARIO – The Advanced Manufacturing Relief Program which launched in December is pleased to announce the addition of Kawartha Lakes Community Futures Development Corporation (KLCFDC) to the list of partners supporting and funding this initiative.

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We are thrilled to have the Honourable @mary_ng join us tomorrow to speak at #StrikeUP2021 @StrikeupCanada Digital Conference for Women Entrepreneurs and join our ED Wendy Curtis for a fireside chat.
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Minister Ng to attend StrikeUP 2021 Virtual Conference and speak about support for women entrepreneurs

On March 4, you can network with leading 🇨🇦 women entrepreneurs and learn from experts in business development and growth at the free virtual @StrikeupCanada conference! Register now:


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