Virtual Funding Forum

The City’s Economic Development Team will be hosting a Virtual Funding Forum for local businesses on Wednesday, November 3, 2021 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. This event is FREE and will be held over Zoom.

The forum is a one-stop shop for companies, industry, and community partners to explore funding and financing options in Sault Ste. Marie!

Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and learn more about funding and financing programs that might be a fit for their organization.

The following community partners will be participating in the event: 

  • Business Development Bank of Canada 
  • Millworks - Centre for Entrepreneurship 
  • Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Centre 
  • Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce 
  • Community Development Corporation of Sault Ste. Marie & Area 
  • City of Sault Ste. Marie 
  • PARO Centre for Women’s Enterprise 
  • Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation
  • Waubetek Business Development Centre 
"There are so many great funding options available for businesses in Sault Ste. Marie to start or grow their company," said Kathleen Heymans, Manager of Business Development.

"We want to provide a channel for the business community to see what is available to them and connect with key contacts at these organizations”.  

Please register in advance of the forum at:

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