Regional Relief and Recovery Program

$25.5 million in funding available through Northern Ontario CFDCs to help local small businesses weather the COVID-19 pandemic. The Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF) provides financial contributions (interest-free loans) to help support fixed operating costs of SMEs, where business revenues have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.  The Fund, valued at more than $962 million […]

New Ontario Brewing Company Re-tool Into Pure North Medical

IMPORTANT NOTE FOR MEDIA: please do not call the brewery – questions should only be directed [email protected] NECO Community Futures Development Corporation is proud to participate in the New Ontario Brewing Company project to re-tool the brewery into a licensed distillery that will operate as Pure North Medical. Pure North Medical will produce over 100,000 […]

COVID-19

As the COVID-19 threat continues to grow, NECO Community Futures Development Corporation is taking steps to protect the health of our staff and clients alike. Our offices will be closed until April 6th with staff working remotely from their homes. Please be assured that your requests for information as well as loan applications, NOW inquiries, […]

NORTHERN ONTARIO WOMEN BUSINESS FUNDING

The NOW Program’s objective is to stimulate women-owned and women-led business start-ups and scale-ups in Northern Ontario. The NOW Program was developed to assist female entrepreneurs with accessing one-time professional services they might not typically be able to afford and to assist with the financial burden of setting up mentoring relationships. The NOW Program does […]

Northeastern Ontario Youth Internship Program

Is your business looking to undertake a project related to innovation, digital economy or trade?  We may be able to help you hire a youth intern. The Northeastern Ontario Youth Internship Program, supported by FedNor and brought to you by your local Community Futures Development Corporation, helps post-secondary graduates obtain crucial professional experience and, in […]