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Eastern Ontario Investing in Regional Diversification Pool (IRD)


Driving Growth Through Innovation Lending

  • Launching a new venture?
  • Looking to expand?
  • Need access to additional capital?

The Eastern Ontario Investing in Regional Diversification Pool is supported through FedDev Ontario and works in conjunction with the Community Futures Development Corporations (CFDCs) throughout our region. Small and Medium-sized enterprises are eligible to apply for a loan up to $350,000 for a wide variety of business initiatives.

IRD provides financing options with emphasis on the following:

  • Innovation - New Product and Market Development
  • Green Tech and/or Clean Tech Market Sectors
  • Women Entrepreneurs
  • Business Succession Planning and Ownership Transition

Please contact your local CFDC office or click here for a complete listing of CFDC offices throughout Eastern Ontario.

Eastern Ontario CFDC Network Inc.
270 George Street North, 2nd Floor
Peterborough ON K9J 3H1