What Is NECO ?

NECO is a Community Futures Development Corporation, funded by Fednor/Industry Canada and is managed by a volunteer board of directors. NECO has been helping small business in the East Nipissing and East Parry Sound region since 1987 and has invested more than $17 million in small business loans and community projects over this period.

Our Mission

NECO is a regional economic development organization, which invests in, and nurtures small business, and develops partnerships with private and public sectors to create and maintain jobs in our communities. This website offers business planning aids, applications for programs and loans, and much, much more!

Our Objectives

Our objectives are to assist communities and businesses in the East Nipissing and East Parry Sound region in the creation of employment through funding for community economic development initiatives and special projects; as well as providing financial assistance, counselling, training and advisory services for small business.

NECO Contact Information

240 First Avenue West, North Bay, ON P1B 3C1
Phone: (705) 476-8822 or (888) 476-8822
Fax: (705) 495-6038 – Email: info@neco.on.ca

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