Attention Venture Niagara Regional Relief and Recovery Fund Loan Clients and “CEBA-Like” Loans clients

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You will be receiving information by registered mail advising that you are eligible for an extension on the repayment of these loans. The original deadline to receive the forgivable portion of these loans was December 31, 2022. The new deadline has now been extended to December 31, 2023. We have sent information about this change … Read more

News Release – Enterprise Centres bringing inspiration for food entrepreneurs to the table

March 11, 2022 — Food entrepreneurs are invited to grab a fork and dig in with the St. Catharines Enterprise Centre, along with local and provincial partners, for Table Talk, a morning with inspiring local food and beverage business leaders. On March 31, 2022, the St. Catharines Enterprise Centre (SCEC), the Niagara Falls Small Business … Read more

Table Talk: Bringing Together Niagara Food Entrepreneurs

Venture Niagara is partnering with the St. Catharines and Niagara Falls Enterprise Centres by hosting a virtual event on March 31, 2022. Table Talk: Bringing Together Niagara Food Entrepreneurs is a virtual event that is themed on providing information and inspiration for early stage food entrepreneurs and food producers in the Niagara Region.  If you … Read more

Venture Niagara Provides Additional Pandemic Relief Funds to Niagara Businesses

News Release For Immediate Release October 1, 2021 Venture Niagara Provides Additional Pandemic Relief Funds to Niagara Businesses Thorold ON – Small businesses are vital to the Niagara community. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused uncertainty for these businesses and their employees. To help navigate the challenges caused by the pandemic, Venture Niagara Community Futures Development … Read more

NIAGARA CYCLING MAP NOW AVAILABLE – 4th Edition offers many new features for cyclist

August 5, 2021 For immediate release NIAGARA CYCLING MAP NOW AVAILABLE 4th Edition offers many new features for cyclists Thorold, ON – The 4th edition of the Niagara Cycling Map is now available. “This latest version is the result of ongoing efforts to promote Niagara as a premier cycling destination,” says Susan Morin, Business Development … Read more

Venture Niagara Annual General Meeting 2021

Venture Niagara Community Futures Development Corporation Annual General Meeting A presentation of Venture Niagara’s activities and successes in 2020/2021 Including our business advisory services, business financing and community development projects. See how we are helping Niagara businesses face the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. Please RSVP by clicking “Register Here” by Tuesday June 22nd, 2021 or email suem@ventureniagara.com for … Read more

Empanada Baker Builds Business Despite Pandemic

Empanada Baker Builds Business Despite Pandemic Venture Niagara provides support through Regional Relief and Recovery Fund Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan has helped to protect millions of jobs, provide emergency support to families and keep businesses afloat as they deal with the impact of COVID-19. A central part of this is the Regional Relief and … Read more

Venture Niagara Supports 97 Local Businesses through Government of Canada’s Regional Relief and Recovery Fund

News Release For Immediate Release Venture Niagara Supports 97 Local Businesses through Government of Canada’s Regional Relief and Recovery Fund Niagara businesses have received $3.5 million in RRRF loans to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 April 6, 2021                                    … Read more