Our Response to COVID-19
Community Futures Capital Region is here to help. If you are an existing client or a small business owner in Parkland, Brazeau, or Leduc County who is struggling you are invited to call or email us to discuss your circumstances. We will also gather other resources here to support you.
Fast small business lines of credit of up to $20k
If you are an existing small business in Parkland, Brazeau, or Leduc County, and are having issues with cashflow, we have small lines of credit (up to $20k) available now. We also have larger loans available via our usual process.
Complete an application by downloading our PDF below and following the instructions, or call us on 780-968-7013 to talk to Bill about an application.
FREE On-line Courses
We have made our online courses free for everyone to use for the foreseeable future. We have a How to Write a Show-Stopping Business Plan and Digital Marketing 101. No sign up is necessary, just click below for access.
Youth and Business Training Programs
Regardless of COVID-19 we currently plan to continue with our Young Entrepreneurs Training Initiative (YETI) and our Time For A Change (TFAC) entrepreneurship training program. We are planning to move the in person aspects of these programs to virtual.
To learn about these programs, please watch our program pages (links below) and our social media accounts for the latest updates or call us on 780-968-7013 and ask to speak to Sue.
Futher resources that may assist you
As we hear about them, we will gather links here to other small business resources and COVID-19 related supports to help you.
Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan: canada.ca/en/department-finance/economic-response-plan.html
World Health Organisation: who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019