Call out to all entrepreneurs in Grey, Bruce, Owen Sound, Wellington North and Minto
The Hawks’ Nest is an opportunity to garner cash investments and promote your business!
The Saugeen Economic Development Corporation (SEDC) in partnership with the Bruce Community Futures Development Corporation (Bruce CFDC) will deliver the Hawk’s Nest, a Dragon’s Den inspired competition where entrepreneurs from
various sectors will pitch their business ideas in an attempt to secure financial support from local investors (The Hawks).
Prior to submitting applications, entrepreneurs will receive assistance with preparing their business plans at free training sessions. Training sessions will be offered in September in four locations:
Y Employment Centre, Owen Sound, Friday, September 8, 2017
Launch IT, Minto, Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Lake Huron Training Centre, Kincardine, Friday, September 22, 2017
Walkerton Legion, Walkerton, Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Y Employment Services, Owen Sound, Friday, October 20, 2017
SEDC Office, Neustadt, Thursday October 26, 2017
You can register for one of these sessions by contacting:
SEDC Bruce CFDC
The SEDC and the Bruce CFDC offer a wide variety of programs and services supporting community economic development and small business growth. In particular, they provide:
- Community strategic planning and socio-economic development
- Support for community-based projects
- Business information, training and planning services, and
- Access to capital for small and medium-sized businesses and social enterprises
The SEDC and the Bruce CFDC are not-for-profit organizations that have partnered to provide an avenue for existing businesses looking to expand and entrepreneurs wanting to start a business.
• Saugeen Economic Development Corporation
519-799-5750 x 1
• Bruce Community Futures Development Corporation
519-396-8141 x 111