Community Futures Fraser Fort George has a long history of providing business support to entrepreneurs in Prince George, Mackenzie, McBride, Valemount and the surrounding rural areas. We can assist business owners, or those considering becoming a small business owner, with attaining financing, creating a business plan, and accessing tools and resources for the different challenges and opportunities small business owners may face.
Community Futures provides entrepreneurs and would-be entrepreneurs with confidential business coaching and support on a wide variety of issues. We excel at listening as well as asking the hard questions that challenge and inspire. While we don’t make direct referrals, we also can provide a list of local professionals with the expertise you may need for a specific business issue.
As well, we can provide feedback on your business plan, marketing plan, HR plan, product packaging, or marketing materials. To make an appointment with one of our business coaches, please call us at 250-562-9622 ext. 101.
Community Futures offer workshops and training on topics relevant to northern small business owners and entrepreneurs. These include marketing and advertising, social media, financial management and legal issues, among others. Check out our events and workshops calendar for upcoming offerings.
Additional training and support is available to eligible through Self Employment Services. These services are designed to assist aspiring entrepreneurs with the information, skill development, resources, and coaching support they need to develop a business concept, prepare a business plan and launch the first year of business.
We also have a business library with books covering a variety of topics, computers and a printer available for client use, video-conferencing equipment for meetings and we are a One-Stop Business Registry centre.