Welcome to Community Futures Eastern Ontario. Our role is to represent the network of 14 participating Community Futures Development Corporations in Eastern Ontario and to act as their regional voice. These CFDCs are part of the Community Futures Program (CFP), a community driven economic development initiative designed to assist rural areas. We hope this information helps visitors learn more about our organization and the regional initiatives we manage.
The CFDCs are funded through the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario. Our Eastern Ontario network also works collaboratively with other partners across the region.
Business services for Francophone entrepreneurs are available upon request.
Community Futures Eastern Ontario is seeking an Executive Director to guide the next stage in the development of the organization. We are seeking a lead Executive who can build effective partnerships with internal and external stakeholders while leading a small and dynamic team to manage a growth-oriented investment fund and deliver high-impact programs. Member relations will be an essential part of this role and require effective communication and collaboration. LEARN MORE
Regional Relief and Recovery Program
The COVID-19 pandemic has hit entrepreneurs hard; click here to see how Community Futures Development Corporations in Eastern Ontario have responded through the implementation of the Regional Relief and Recovery program.
Thank you to the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario for their support, and to all small businesses in the Eastern Ontario region; together we will keep working to ensure our rural communities persevere and rebuild.