No Fixed Amount
Type of Program:
CFDCs offer a wide variety of programs and services supporting community economic development and small business growth:
- 1strategic community planning and socio-economic development;
- 2support for community-based projects;
- 3business information and planning services;
- 4access to capital for small- and medium-sized businesses and social enterprises. CFDC's provide loans to businesses for which traditional financing is either insufficient or not available.
Comments on Funding:
Funding will take the form of loans. Loan amounts vary for each CFDC and are usually up to $150,000 or $300,000 on exception.
Loan terms and conditions are specific to each CFDC.
When It Ends:
Applicants must check the eligibility criteria specific to each CFDC.
Applicants must check the technical application steps with the CFDC in their area.
Applicants must check the documentation with the CFDC in their area.
Other Things to Note:
Through FedDev Ontario, the Government of Canada provides funding, advice and support. There are 61 CFDCs across Ontario and 269 CFDCs across rural Canada.