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Terra Nova Nordic Spa & Café Inc.

Elevating mood and stress relief, one client at a time! Rural businesses, organizations and communities are the cornerstone of Canada’s economy. To ensure rural Canadians are positioned for success, the Government of Canada, through the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), has partnered with Community Futures Development Corporations (CFDCs) across southern Ontario … read nore

Oxford County Tourism Innovation Grant Recipients 2022

Tourism Oxford, Community Futures Oxford and Rural Oxford Economic Development are pleased to announce the inaugural recipients of the 2022 Tourism Innovation Grant. Following a thorough review and scoring process, three local businesses will each receive $3,000 to help develop a new tourism product in 2022. 2022 grant recipients include: In total, the program received 11 applications, which were … read nore

Community Futures Oxford celebrates supporting 34 businesses through the Government of Canada’s Regional Relief and Recovery Fund

Businesses in Oxford County have received a total of $1,399,000 to mitigate COVID-19 impacts.                                                                                     (Ingersoll, ON) Small businesses are at the heart of our economy and many are vital to this community and the COVID-19 pandemic has caused uncertainty for businesses and their employees. Since May 2020, $436.4 million has been made available under the … read nore

Supporting Oxford Shop Local Digital Campaign achieves 1M+ impressions in 2020

With 2020 behind us, we took the time to look back on the success of the Supporting Oxford website and digital marketing campaigns encouraging local spending in Oxford County. Along with our partners at Tourism Oxford and Rural Oxford Economic Development Corp., we are pleased to share this report with you. What is Supporting Oxford? … read nore

Unique funding options for small businesses in Oxford County.

There are so many variables that determine how your business grows and frankly, you can’t control them all. Most of the clients we meet are surprised to learn that companies growing too quickly is one of the main reasons new businesses struggle. Most people think of rapid growth as a good thing (and of course, … read nore

Community Futures Oxford celebrates over $1M in funding disbursed to small businesses

Woodstock, ON- Today, Community Futures Oxford (CFO) held its 26th annual general meeting, celebrating its commitment to small business, job creation and community economic development in Oxford County. To mark the occasion, the organization announced is entrepreneurship award recipients acknowledging excellence in entrepreneurship. New at this year’s event, CFO added a new category to honour … read nore