There are a variety of funding opportunities you can take advantage of when starting or expanding your business in East Gwillimbury. Not sure which program is right for you? Reach out to our Economic Development Team to find the right financial assistance program for your needs.

FedDev Ontario

FedDev Ontario works to create opportunities for economic growth in southern Ontario by helping businesses become more competitive, innovative and productive. The agency also works with southern Ontario communities to develop and diversify local economies.

FedDev Ontario is assisting with Regional Relief and Recovery Fund support during COVID-19. They also have funding streams for:

  • Business scale-up and productivity
  • Community economic development and diversification
  • Regional innovation ecosystem

Province of Ontario

The Ontario provincial government offers financial assistance programs targeted toward business development, including small business funding options, such as:

The Province also offers:

South Lake Futures

South Lake Futures is committed to providing economic development opportunities for small businesses in EG. Their mission is to provide local solutions for rural economies by promoting business growth and job creation through financial support and economic development initiatives.

Learn more about South Lake Futures' financing options, including small and large business loans.

Central Counties Tourism

Central Counties Tourism is responsible for the strategic development and marketing of York Region. Staff work to advance tourism product development and marketing to tourism consumers within local municipalities.

Learn about Central Counties Tourism's opportunities for partnerships, marketing and growing your tourism business.