Venture Niagara - Community Futures Development Corporation

Business Loans

Over $18,000,000 in financing has been provided to local businesses.

Venture Niagara can assist entrepreneurs starting a new business. We will also work with existing businesses that may be expanding their operations. The primary objective of Venture Niagara financing is to invest in good businesses that create and maintain sustainable employment in the community.

Our loan application serves as a great business plan template. A completed application will help us to assess your financial needs.

Whether you want to start a new business or grow an existing one, talk meet with our staff. Venture Niagara offers repayable financing of up to $150,000.

Flexible repayment schedules, advisory services and loan monitoring are part of the loan agreement for the benefit of the client as well as protecting Venture Niagara’s investment.

Venture Niagara will invest in local companies while being mindful of the risk in order to continue to help the to grow the local economy. We consider loans from all sectors however the Corporation is focusing on growth areas such as:

  • Niagara’s wine country
  • Bio-Products
  • Renewable energy
  • Agriculture
  • Technology
  • Manufacturing

Business Loan Brochure 2015 (.pdf, 1 mb)