The Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures (WWCF) is a not-for-profit organization supported by the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario)
We offer support, financing and training for rural businesses in Wellington County and the Region of Waterloo.
Our Services Include:
- Business financing (for startups, small business expansion, and community projects)
- An award-winning business training program
Business Consultation & Advisory Services
If you have a business idea you are working to set in motion, you can meet with our knowledgeable staff about the local market place and the possible challenges involved. We can assist you in planning, direct you to available federal, provincial and local expertise, and help translate your research into reality. Whether or not you are seeking to access financing, we can help with the development and execution of your business plan. Templates for starting your business plan can be found here.
Providing you with information on government programs, publications, and preliminary counselling assistance at no cost, our consultation service will enable you to proceed with your own business planning or move forward in acquiring further coaching with our Business Excellence Training Program.
Community Economic Development
The Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures is actively involved with the local interest groups that are responsible for making decisions for economic growth in their communities. We strive to support them with communication between business and government, as well as access to training and development opportunities that will assist in growing healthy and vibrant communities. read more