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The Community Futures Ontario Conference - Leading a vibrant future, held in Ottawa, was a great success. The event brought together CFDCs from across Ontario for professional development sessions, networking, and engagement with parliamentary leaders, all with the aim of equipping teams to lead a vibrant future.

Thursday, 27 April 2023 15:59

Member Peer Councils

Peer Council

These handouts are a great way to get a quick overview of what we do here at CFEO and how our Peer Councils operate. If you're interested in learning more about our organization, our Peer Councils, or how you can get involved, these resources are a great place to start.

Thursday, 02 March 2023 14:22

Volunteer Week 2023

Volunteering can have a profound impact on both the volunteer and the community they serve. As we celebrate National Volunteer Week, we want to express our deepest gratitude to our CFEO Board of Directors and IRC members.

News Release
For Immediate Release

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Government of Canada continues support for rural economic development in southern Ontario.

FedDev Ontario to invest nearly $40 million for Community Futures Development Corporations to provide targeted support to grow regional economies

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News Release, February 13, 2023


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Community Futures Eastern Ontario wishes a warm welcome to Devon Girard, Executive Director of Community Futures Peterborough.

Tuesday, 24 January 2023 08:42

StrikeUP Conference

Calling all Women Entrepreneurs, Make 2023 YOUR Year!

We are proud to invite you to StrikeUP 2023 , a FREE digital conference dedicated to supporting women entrepreneurs and providing a forum for growth, mentorship, and financing.

Tuesday, 03 January 2023 11:43

CFEO Welcomes New Staff Member

We are proud to introduce our newest team member – Leslie Worsfold! Leslie is our Office Administrator/Bookkeeper at Community Futures Eastern Ontario. Join us in welcoming her to our team!

Wednesday, 12 October 2022 13:34

CFEO Welcomes New Board Member

Community Futures Eastern Ontario welcomes new Board Member, Jim Beechey, from South Lakes CFDC. 

Wednesday, 20 July 2022 10:46


The Community Futures Eastern Ontario (CFEO) Network held its Annual General Meeting in Calabogie on June 21-22 to highlight the contributions the Community Futures Program has made in helping Southeastern Ontario’s rural communities. The two-day event brought together over 30 decision makers and industry leaders from across the 15 Southeastern Ontario CFDC locations to network, share best practices, and learn new approaches to developing strong, economically sustainable communities.

Thursday, 07 July 2022 09:57

CFEO Peer Councils

The Community Futures Eastern Ontario (CFEO) Network Peer Councils bring CFEO member subject matter experts together to exchange information, ideas, and insights.

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