projects funded by potential customers who believe in the project and want to make sure that they have the capital to get started, with a payoff eventually coming back to the funder.
Iion – Step Forward Entrepreneur Program
Worth a Cheque – Up to $5000 for SMEs who focus on innovation.
Lending Loop Peer to Peer Lending
Loans up to $500,000 for small businesses in Canada (Business must have been in business 2 years and have revenues of over $200,000).
Learning Initiative Self-Employment Program
Funding up to $10,000 for people wanting to start their own business to sustain themselves.
NECO – Business Financing Program
Loans of up to $150,000 for people in NECO’s area of operation who are ineligible for conventional banking financing.
The Business Centre Nipissing Parry Sound Inc.
Starter Company Plus Program – Up to $5000 for new businesses looking to go full time and willing to work through 5 weeks of workshops in order to craft their business plan and pitch for their grant at the end of the program.