PELA CFDC | Prince Edward County, Lennox and Addington Community Futures Development Corperation

             

Aug 31, 2016
Ever wanted to be your own boss?

We can help! Our objective is to encourage local entrepreneurship and economic development.

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Innovation Academy Promoting Youth Entrepreneurship Created in Lennox & Addington County. The Program supports rural eastern Ontario communities to pursue the creation of a competitive and diversified regional economy...
Community Futures is a community based economic renewal initiative established by the federal government in 1985. Helping rural Canadians to start or expand a business and improve local economies. There are 269 Community Futures Offices located through rural Canada.
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PELA CFDC is a community based, not-for-profit corporation.

Prince Edward/Lennox & Addington Community Futures Development Corporation (PELA CFDC) is a community-based, not-for-profit corporation whose objective is to encourage local entrepreneurship and economic development. PELA CFDC specializes in providing business loans, grants, and training.

Our team of experienced professionals also delivers free business counseling services, information and statistical analysis, and connections to our network of entrepreneurs, investors, and community groups. We are also active in rural policy, research, and knowledge dissemination.

Established in 1987 and expanding to Lennox and Addington in 2001, PELA CFDC is business-driven, governed by a board of local volunteers, and partially funded by the Government of Canada.

 

Serving | Prince Edward County  (PictonBloomfieldWellington) & Lennox and Addington (Addington HighlandsStone MillsLoyalist TownshipGreater Napanee) - Looking for inspiration or to connect with other area professionals? Check out our Business Directory and Digital Directory at ontario.pelacfdc.ca

Ontario Self Employment Benefit Program
Need business advice?
Business Advisory Services
Are you looking for a business loan?
PELA CFDC Loan Products
Are you looking for market research for your business?
Interested in volunteering at PELA CFDC?
Looking to start or move your business to L&A County?
Looking to start or move your business to PEC?
18-29 years old and looking to start a business? Check out the EYE Program...
Napanee Innovation Academy
Southern Ontario Fund for Investment in Innovation
 
“Dealing with the EODP was incredibly easy and the process required minimal time.  Staff was very helpful." - Howard Mahon, Wilton Tack
 
“Without PELA CFDC's support we would not have had the ability to take those much needed first big steps. You believed in us at a time when few did.” - Quincy Emmons, Fire X Protection
 
“We recommend the EODP funding to any business that believes in continuous improvement and development, and who is looking to fast forward business growth.” - Angela Lees, Calderwood Automation
 
"The connections I made and support system that was available during and after the program really helped. - Renia Tyminski, Hallowell Gardens Centre
 
"The in class portion of the Ontario Self Employment Benefit Program was the most beneficial for me... I was given the resources and one-on-one guidance I needed to map out a successful plan. - Rob Fenwick, Former SEB Client