Upcoming Mentor Advisory Forums

Our Mentor Advisory Forums are a quick, easy way to learn about a specific business topic by getting your questions answered. To participate, register online and you will receive an email asking you to send in your questions, concerns, or challenges on this topic, then join us by phone.

Get Money to Fund Your Business: Exploring Loans and Grants

Tuesday, October 21 | 10-11am

So you need money to start or expand your business!

You’ve heard about grants, but what types are available and for which sectors? What about loans–how much can you get and do you qualify? Join us for this FREE interactive phone-in session to learn about different funding resources you can access for your business.

Stephanie Sang of Granted will share some of the tips and tricks that have helped over 90% of their clients successfully leverage grant funding to grow their business.

Paulina Cameron of Futurpreneur Canada and Kath Britton from Women's Enterprise Centre will also discuss other financing options and how viability lending, flexible repayment plans and ongoing professional guidance are available to support you. For example, did you know that you may qualify for a Futurpreneur Canada loan if you’re between the ages of 18 and 39? Or that you may qualify for a WEC loan even if you don’t with other lenders? Learn how you can maximize your chances of securing the money you need for your business!