Funding for new and existing business

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Helping you navigate your small business funding

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I Came Back Videos

I came back videos feature the stories of individuals who left Thunder  Bay for various reasons and are now back!

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Microloan Program

Thunder Bay Ventures is happy to announce that its Microloan Program has officially started. Please follow the link below for more information on the Microloan Program, if you are interested in learning more please contact Thunder Bay Ventures at 807-768-6650 or by email at


Thunder Bay Ventures is your community business resource centre

Funded by the Federal Economic Development Agency for Northern Ontario, also known as FedNor, Thunder Bay Ventures administers the Community Futures Program.


We finance new business startups as well as expansions to existing businesses in amounts up to $600,000

Are you looking to start a business, or are you looking to expand your current venture? We have loan & funding options for all size businesses in Thunder Bay and Northwestern Ontario. Keep your business growing with Thunder Bay Ventures.

Do you have questions? Connect with an associate

Thunder Bay Ventures is here to help you and your business. Small business is the backbone of Northwestern Ontario and we are here to answer any questions you may have. Fill out our contact form and an associate will get back to you as soon as possible.