Government of Canada Job Bank
YMCA Owen Sound
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Saugeen Economic Development Corporation
"The Saugeen Economic Development Corporation exists to promote sustainable economic and social development throughout the region.
We do this by:
. Providing commercial and social enterprise loans up to $250,000 to help create and/or maintain jobs
. Technical Assistance, business consulting and training
. Assisting with Community Economic Development Projects
. Working in partnership for the Communities' Future
Bookmark our website for future reference: www.sbdc.ca
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Business Enterprise Centre
The Business Enterprise Centre - Owen Sound and Area opened its doors in 2000 to meet the needs of entrepreneurs and small business owners. BEC provides a complete Business Resource Centre experience where Entrepreneurs can find assistance, expertise and information for the purpose of starting, growing or expanding a small business. BEC provides support and guidance to local business owners.
BEC is an innovative alliance and its services are made available through a founding partnership between The City of Owen Sound and Ministry of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure.
Our office partners include the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.
The Business Enterprise Centre provides:
* One-on-one free consultations with qualified business consultants who will help you start and grow your business
* Information on financing options and help developing a business plan
* Information on permits, licences and government supports
* Business seminars and networking events
* Information and access to youth entrepreneurship programs
* Access to resource materials and use of a computer
The Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) is the only bank dedicated exclusively to entrepreneurs. Our field staff are active in the communities we serve and can provide a referral source of companies that are growing and may require your organization’s services in order to reach their potential. Partnerships are a key priority for us with many formalized relationships including Community Futures Group (CFDC) , Export Development Corporation (EDC), Enterprise Centres and Canadian Youth Business Foundation, Youth Entrepreneurship with Ministry Economic Development, Employment, & Infrastructure (MEDEI). Regional Innovation Centres (RIC), and Farm Credit Corporation (FCC).