Crofter’s Food Ltd. Canadian Government Funding Success

Crofter’s Food Ltd. Canadian Government Funding Success

Based in Seguin, Ontario, Crofter’s Food Ltd. is one of the most recent recipients of Canadian government funding through FedNor’s Targeted Manufacturing Initiative. Since 2006, more than $351 million has been invested into Northern Ontario businesses in support of nearly 1,700 projects. These investments have resulted in the support of more than 22,700 jobs. “Our…

Qualify for Non-Profit Funding Grants: Canadian Agricultural Adaptation Program (CAAP)

Qualify for Non-Profit Funding Grants: Canadian Agricultural Adaptation Program (CAAP)

In its launch last year, the Canadian Agricultural Adaptation Program (CAAP) committed $50.3 million in government grant funding over 5 years (2014-2019). Funding will be determined on a case-by-case basis to provide up to 50% of project costs to $1 million per project, or $4 million in total funding over the 5-year program. It is…

June 23: Microsoft Round Table Food Forum – Managing Change in the Food and Beverage Industry

June 23: Microsoft Round Table Food Forum – Managing Change in the Food and Beverage Industry

The food and beverage industry is evolving, and Microsoft wants to make sure that Canadian small businesses are not left behind in the shift. On June 23, 2015, Microsoft and Dynamics Foodware will be holding a round table forum at Microsoft’s head offices which brings together business executives and industry leaders to discuss everything you…

Discover Canadian Government Grant Funding – Events in June 2015

Discover Canadian Government Grant Funding – Events in June 2015

Mentor Works has been hard at work over the last month to help connect small businesses with Canadian government grant funding opportunities. In an ongoing effort to be as accessible to you, we are pleased to offer a variety of small business funding workshops and webinars that provide specific details for Ontario small business grants…

Apply by June 19! Spin Master Innovation Fund for Startups

Apply by June 19! Spin Master Innovation Fund for Startups

As the Spin Master Innovation Fund manages its fifth consecutive round, Futurpreneur Canada and widely known toy company Spin Master Ltd. are collaborating to help startups who have been in operation for under 12 months. Also in association with the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), the Spin Master Innovation Fund will provide successful applicants…

Eagle’s Flight Leadership Training & Related Canadian Government Grant Funding

Eagle’s Flight Leadership Training & Related Canadian Government Grant Funding

To get the most out of employees, management is increasingly recognizing the need for regular training and development opportunities. Training helps employees understand their roles better, allows them to accomplish these goals more easily, and ultimately become a better member of any work team through improved communication and leadership skills. Eagle’s Flight provides transformational training…

Connect with Mentor Works in July 2015 – Attend a Free Canadian Government Funding Webinar

Connect with Mentor Works in July 2015 – Attend a Free Canadian Government Funding Webinar

As the Canadian government funding experts, we at Mentor Works would like to help you learn what government funding opportunities are available for your small business. If you would like to learn more about what types of government grants and loans are available for your business, you are encouraged to register now for one of…

Client Spotlight: Brotech Precision CNC (Barrie, Ontario)

Client Spotlight: Brotech Precision CNC (Barrie, Ontario)

Brotech provides machining excellence to many industries including nuclear power, alternative energy, aerospace, and defense. Their ability to manufacture specialized parts which are included in some of the most advanced technologies today make them stand out as an industry leader. Naturally, when the Barrie, Ontario company became aware of Mentor Works, they saw the immediate…

Ontario Aerospace Council – June 24 Event on Funding Opportunities; Ontario Small Business Grants

Ontario Aerospace Council – June 24 Event on Funding Opportunities; Ontario Small Business Grants

On June 24th, the Ontario Aerospace Council (OAC) will continue its “Show Me the Money Series” of seminars. This morning breakfast seminar will help companies within the aerospace industry to learn about funding opportunities including Ontario small business grants and loans. Whether you have a specific project in mind which requires funding, or you would…

CME’s Export Success Program Series Summer 2015

CME’s Export Success Program Series Summer 2015

­­­Are you an established or new exporter that is looking to gain an international advantage? The Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) association is looking to help by providing businesses with professional development opportunities through their Export Success Program. In association with Export Development Canada (EDC), CME will be holding learning sessions throughout the summer that…