The Community Futures network consists of over 268 local non-profits across rural Canada that provides development services to small businesses. Each office is different and offers some combination of services that includes small business loans, resources and tools, training for entrepreneurs, and assistance with all things business related. Community Futures offices are governed by a board of directors from the communities they serve and have an interest in promoting local economic development. Find a Community Futures Office near you.
Success stories, interesting co-op trivia, interviews and more highlighting growing and thriving rural and Indigenous businesses, economies and communities across western Canada.
A growing library of tools and resources designed to support independent co-operative business development.
Stories and interviews from business, economic and community development professionals across western Canada and beyond.