Community Futures Program – Access to Capital

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Through Access to Capital program, Community Futures Ontario administers local investment funds to help finance new or existing small businesses and social enterprises for start-up, expansion or stabilization plans that help maintain or create jobs in rural Ontario.

Comments on Funding:

Funding takes the form of repayable financing of $150,000 or more on commercial terms through loans, loan guarantees or equity investments.

Deadline: -

Applicants must be:

  • Small and Medium-Sized Businesses and Social Enterprises,
  • located in Ontario.
Application Steps:

Applicants must contact their local Community Futures Development Corporations office for details.

Documentation Needed:

Applicants must check the documentation with the CFDC in their area.

Other Things to Note:

To find the CFDC office nearest to you, please go to

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