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Where do you go when you need money to grow?

Do you have a great business idea but can’t seem to find the money to finance it? You’re not alone. There are many good ideas that never see the light of day for the lack of money to get started. But there are options.

Since 1985 Venture Niagara Community Futures Development Corporation has been helping entrepreneurs across Niagara with loans and investment they need to start or grow their business. We’ve invested more than $14,000,000 to date and helped hundreds of small and medium size businesses to reach their goals, creating hundreds of sustainable jobs in the process.

Venture Niagara can provide your business with money to purchase equipment and inventory, finance purchase orders and cover operating expenses. Term loans, operating lines and on occasion, equity investments are available if your business qualifies.


  • 01/10/2015

    Profile of the Francophone Community in Niagara Region

    Venture Niagara was the lead partner in the production of the “Profile of the Francophone Community in the Niagara Region”. The report provides a profile of the francophone community in the Niagara region. It is based on the most current information provided by Statistics Canada data obtained during the 2011 census. In addition to census […]

  • 18/09/2015

    Shannon Passero: 2015 Women’s Business Grant Program

    Shannon Passero will award 2 grants of $ 12,500 to the recipients of the 2015 Women’s Business Grant Program. Application deadline is October 15th, 2015. See requirements and application form on Shannon Passero’s website.    

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