Community Development & Economic Growth

Lending, information,
and support.

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Business Loans

Solid ideas require
solid financing.

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CFDC Lending in Ontario

+450% impact
on Ontario's GDP.

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Easter Ontario Development Program

$6,000,000 in
EODP funding.

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Community Economic Development

12,000+ business
related inquiries.

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Investing in communities

$250,000,000 invested
in high speed Internet.

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Promoting local employment

6,000 new or
maintained jobs.

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Thinking about fixing things up a little?

Business Improvement
Program (BIP).

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Is what the KLCFDC has approved in new loans to local businesses since 1986



Is the impact on Ontario's Gross Domestic Product for every dollar CFDCs lend in Ontario.



Is what the KLCFDC has awarded locally to businesses and organizations through the Eastern Ontario Development Program



Is the total number of business-related inquiries the KLCFDC has responded to since we opened our doors



Are the actual funds invested to increase to High Speed Internet/ Broadband access in Eastern Ontario.



Are the total number of jobs created or maintained through KLCFDC activities since 1986

About us

Promoting business and community economic development.

At the Kawartha Lakes Community Futures Development Corporation (KLCFDC), we are ready to listen-and to help. We have been providing support to our community for 30 years. Over those years, we have made available in excess of $50,000,000 in financial assistance to businesses dedicated to the expansion of opportunities and increased employment in the City of Kawartha Lakes and surrounding area.

Business Lending
Financial support for your business.
KLCFDC Business Lending background

The KLCFDC currently has a lending capacity of up to $250,000 for local businesses that cannot secure financing through the more traditional channels. Our key loan information and application form are available on line.

For 30 years

The KLCFDC began in 1986 as the Victoria County Employment Development Group. It became the Kawartha Lakes Community Futures Development Corporation in 2001.

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Services & Resources
Find What You May Need.
KLCFDC Services and Resources background

The KLCFDC is able to offer businesses many great resources to help you start, grow and succeed.

You can find a listing that includes a number of the available government business and support programs; large amounts of printed reference materials and information from our library; and access to the Internet and information on Federal, Provincial and Municipal government programs and services.

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Our Community
A better place to live and work.
KLCFDC Our Community background

As an organization, the KLCFDC is always working in our community. All of our Directors are engaged in other activities...volunteering at events, raising funds, mentoring, whatever may be needed-including sitting on other Boards of Directors. We may also be involved as a funding source, through in-kind work or as a facilities provider, or even in becoming a public animator in community economic development activities. We realize it's not always about the money so we look to provide support in whatever ways we can.

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Our Numbers & Success

For 30 years, we have helped community businesses and projects start, grow, and succeed.

Here are our stats:

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Since 1986

Celebrating 30 Years of helping make our community better.