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 main 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.
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.