If you want to start a business here in Hastings, there is a new grant program called Starter Company Plus that may help.
The grant, up to $5,000 per applicant, is funded by the Government of Ontario through the Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade in support of small businesses in Ontario.
The 2019 grant program will be accepting applications from all small businesses, but will be targeting four priority criteria that support the local and regional economic development needs. They are ‘Women in Business’, ‘Youth in Business’, ‘Innovation and Technology’, and ‘Skills and Trades’. Applications are open and will be accepted until October 4, 2019 at 4:30pm. The application is available at www.smallbusinessctr.com
For further information, please contact Luc Fourner, Program Coordinator at 613.961.0590 ext. 420 email@example.com