Essex Community Futures Development Corporation

The Essex Community Futures Development Corporation (CFDC) is part of a network of Community Futures Development Corporations across the country. The Essex CFDC is a non-profit organization whose goal is to encourage economic development and create job opportunities within Essex County. They can provide small business loans and assist in other financing arrangements and business strategies. An application package is available on their website.


Business Development Bank of Canada

The Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) provides business financing and consulting services and can help you access the capital you need to purchase new equipment, technologies or property.

Ontario Self-Employment Benefit Program

The Ontario Self-Employment Benefit Program is a provincially funded government program that assists persons who are Employment Insurance (EI) eligible who would like to start and operate their own business. Offices are located in Windsor and Leamington.

Also visit the Windsor Essex Small Business Centre
Date edited: 11/17/2017