The Prescott-Russell Community Development Corporation is a support agency for local economic development in the United Counties of Prescott and Russell. A team of professionals offers its services in the following four areas:
Consulting and financial support for businesses
Support for community projects and initiatives
Support for development and access to training
Promotion of local economic development
The chief objective of the Community Development Corporation is to maintain and create jobs. Through an investment fund, we offer high-risk funding to small and medium-sized businesses in the form of loans, loan guarantees and share capital. We support and encourage all job creation and enhancement initiatives.
The objectives of the Prescott-Russell Community Development Corporation are as follows:
Stimulate job creation by supporting existing businesses and the development of new ones
Stimulate entrepreneurship in Prescott-Russell
Promote the development of employment, education and training
Ensure the Corporation's continued existence by generating new sources of income
The Prescott-Russell Community Development Corporation is a nonprofit organization sponsored by FedDev (Ontario) through the Community Futures Development program. The Corporation is managed by a volunteer board of directors representing the business, education and agricultural sectors.