Venture Niagara - Community Futures Development Corporation


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05/05/2017 | RFP / Careers

Thank you for your interest, but there are no employment opportunities available at this time. Please check back at another time.

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Highlights – Thorold Ambassador Program – Session 1: Business Etiquette

18/10/2016 | News, Workshop

THOROLD – The first session of the Thorold Ambassador Program kicked off with attendees from several small businesses, City of Thorold staff and not-for-profit organizations. Divine Media’s Paul Carfagnini, delivered the business etiquette message and gave the attendees suggestions to use when interacting with their customers. The next session will be held October 19th, 2016. […]

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MEDIA RELEASE – Thorold Ambassador Program Launched

17/10/2016 | News, News Releases, Workshop

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Shannon Passero: 2016 Women’s Business Grant Program

19/07/2016 | News

Once again Shannon Passero is inspiring women by offering The Shannon Passero Women’s Business Grant Program. This grant is open to businesses that have a women in a significant leadership role. There are 2 grants available of $12,500. Your business must meet specific criteria. Deadline for submission is October 15, 2016 and winners will be announced Dec 1st, […]

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Grand Opening of The Anchor Club

21/10/2015 | Feature Clients, News

Brandon Simons receives congratulations from Port Colborne Mayor John Maloney on the Grand Opening of The Anchor Club located in Downtown Port Colborne PORT COLBORNE – The Grand Opening of The Anchor Club took place on October 20, 2015. The new business provides  an adult day program, recreation and leaning centre for young adults with […]

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Profile of the Francophone Community in Niagara Region

01/10/2015 | News

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 […]

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Shannon Passero: 2015 Women’s Business Grant Program

18/09/2015 | News

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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MP Dean Allison Announces Important Investment in Niagara Francophone Organization

20/03/2015 | News Releases

Member of Parliament for Niagara West-GlanbrookDean Allison, on behalf of FedDev Ontario Minister of State Gary Goodyear, today announced up to $14,170 in support of the Francophone community in the Niagara Region.

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Thorold Tourism takes new direction

20/03/2015 | News Releases

The City of Thorold is entering into an agreement with Venture Niagara to deliver tourism services as the City takes its tourism initiatives in a new direction. “We now have an agreement with Venture Niagara in place that is focused on achieving the objectives of the 2013 Tourism study,” noted Chief Administrative Officer Frank Fabiano. […]

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Cycling Tourism in Niagara – The Wheels Continue to Turn

22/01/2015 | News Releases

THOROLD, ONTARIO – On January 22nd, 2015, Venture Niagara launched the new Niagara Cycling Tourism Centre and shared results of the 2014 Niagara Cycling Tourism Project. The Project consisted of an environmental scan of all 12 municipalities, a survey of 124 visiting cyclists, research on other cycling friendly destinations and the attendance of several cycling […]

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Media Relations

To find out more about Venture Niagara activities, please contact Frank Rupcic or for French media, contact Susan Morin.