Starting a Business? Let Us Help!

Starting a Business?
Let Us Help!

When you need loans, advisory services, or access to mentors, we’re here to help you.

COVID-19 Support

COVID-19 Support
Regional Relief and Recovery Fund

These are unprecedented times, and we are here to guide you through it.

Here to Support Your Vision

Supporting Your Vision
Is Our Expertise!

Financial support, business guidance, workshops and access to resources for entrepreneurs.

Ready to Grow? We Get That!

Ready to Grow?
We Get That!

No matter where you are in your business journey, we can support your business with guidance, advice and financing.

We Say ‘Yes!’ When Others Say ‘No.’

We Say Yes
When Others Say No!

We do things the banks can’t, benefitting your business and the future of our community.


Providing financial assistance, planning and advisory services to entrepreneurs, small to medium-sized businesses and social enterprises in the region for more than 30 years.

Apply for Financial Assistance

Find Guidance to Help
Achieve Your Vision

Find Inspiration Through Others

See Our Upcoming Workshops

What We Do

Incorporated in 2001, Community Futures Middlesex is staffed by business professionals to encourage entrepreneurship and the pursuit of greater economic opportunities. The corporation is run by an experienced board of local business and community leaders who serve voluntarily. Funding for the corporation is made possible through a partnership with FedDev Ontario.

As a part of the Community Futures program, Community Futures Middlesex is committed to providing the following services:

  • Business Consulting & Counselling
  • Community Economic Development
  • Small Business Financing
  • Workshops & Training

Community Futures Middlesex is a member of Community Futures Ontario and the Western Ontario CFDC Association.

Success Stories

Oak and Linen Home

June 18, 2021
We all have unique experiences that inform and influence our interests and preferences. Our passions require daily inspiration to achieve our goals, moulding our intangible dreams into tangible realities. Living in Europe for several years started this process for Lisa Barron.
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Laskey’s Services

June 4, 2021
It may be a cliché, but everyone’s dream job is doing something they love. That way, it’ll never feel like they’re working, especially when they’re their own boss. It’s even better when they’re making a difference in others’ lives. Mark Laskey has gotten to know this well over the years.
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Angels Daycares

July 31, 2020
Depending on the circumstances, some people view unfortunate events and setbacks as opportunities to start a new chapter for themselves in life. Everyone’s position is different, but using a negative situation as inspiration to create something positive is plausible for many.
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