NECO is a Community Futures Development Corporation, funded by FedNor/Innovation, Science and Economic Development 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 $22 million in small business loans and community projects over this period.

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Empowering businesses & community

Through a positive 
supportive circle.

NECO is your go-to organization for investments and resources, supporting business and economic growth. We provide unique opportunities that ultimately create a positive impact on our community.

We want to invest

In your 

NECO invests in businesses to create effective and positive change in our community. We aim to provide tailored investments that make the most sense for your individual needs.

Who We Are

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. 

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.

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Toll Free 1-888-476-8822 or 705-476-8822

222 McIntyre Street West, The Kennedy Building, Suite 312, North Bay, ON P1B 2Y8 | 705-476-8822 | Toll Free 1-888-476-8822

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