Welcome to NCFDC

We support innovation and entrepreneurship as a pathway to future prosperity.

Contact us today to partner in delivering impact for your business, your community, your region and your future.

Current Programming

Loans (up to $250K) for
Northumberland-based ventures.
thriveFORWARD innovation funding for Start-ups ($25K) and SMEs ($100K) in southern Ontario.
$15K DELIA microloans
for women-owned businesses
across Canada.
StrikeUP Canada digital conference
for women entrepreneurs.
VentureZone memberships
for entrepreneurs and innovators
at our centre in Cobourg, Ontario.
V13 Policetech Accelerator
joint initiative with
the Cobourg Police Service.

Project Partners

Latest News

MNP Mentors Advance Women Entrepreneurship in Canada as Part of the DELIA Project

MNP Mentors Advance Women Entrepreneurship in Canada as Part of the DELIA Project

NCFDC and MNP are proud to announce the launch of a new strategic partnership designed to accelerate the advancement of women-owned ventures across Canada. The collaboration provides mentorship to select women entrepreneurs who have secured microloans through the DELIA Women Entrepreneurship Loan Fund, a project made possible with the support of ISED Canada.

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Trusted Community Futures Platform Receives Targeted Investment of $40 Million from the Government of Canada

Trusted Community Futures Platform Receives Targeted Investment of $40 Million from the Government of Canada

As an established and “trusted network” of rural economic development across southern Ontario, on February 13, 2023, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Canada’s Minister responsible for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), along with Francis Drouin, Member of Parliament for Glengarry–Prescott–Russell, announced $40 million in targeted investment in the Community Futures platform.

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