We are a community-based social enterprise that encourages local economic development and diversification through impact investing. We provide strategic advice and capital to innovators and high-impact projects.
We have supported more than 1500 entrepreneurs.
We have leveraged more than $50-million.
We have created more than 4000 jobs.
April 1 2020 – March 31, 2021
- Investments by core community loan fund: $1,989,000
- Jobs impacted by core community loan fund: 81.
- Investments in community by Regional Relief and Recovery Fund: $2,518,635.
What People Say
“Dealing with the grant program was incredibly easy and the process required minimal time. Staff was very helpful.”Howard Mahon, Wilton Tack
“Without your support we would not have had the ability to make those much needed first big steps. You believed in us at a time when few did.”Quincy Emmons, Fire X Protection
“The connections I made and support system that was available during and after the program really helped.”Renia Tyminski, Hallowell Gardens Centre