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Access to New Funding Programs for Young Entrepreneurs
January 27, 2023 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmFree
If you are an entrepreneur between 18 – 39 years old living in the greater Kingston area, join us to hear about the requirements and process to access financing and mentorship for either your new business or existing business.
Funding and mentorship are available for young entrepreneurs.
The Kingston Economic Development signed a partnership agreement with Futurpreneur Canada to become the referral partner in the greater Kingston area.
- Samuel Fortier (B.Soc.Sc), Business Development Manager, Eastern Ontario at Futurpreneur Canada
- Rob Tamblyn, Business Development Manager – Small & Medium Enterprises, Kingston Economic Development Corporation
Futurpreneur Canada makes it easier for aspiring young business owners to secure financing. To improve access to financing by young entrepreneurs, Futurpreneur partnered with the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) to increase the maximum amount of funding by qualifying businesses to $60,000. The Kingston Economic Development Corporation is excited to announce that we have partnered with Futurpreneur to become the Kingston area referral partner in the delivery of its programs to our community.