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Augusta Township Receives Eastern Ontario Development Program Support

September 18, 2017 Maynard, Ontario

Augusta Township will benefit from an investment announced today by Grenville Community Futures Development Corporation (GCFDC). Through the Eastern Ontario Development Program’s Community Innovation projects stream, GCFDC is pleased to provide Augusta Township with an investment of $14,839.

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Laura Bradley, Co-Owner
King's Lock Craft Distillery Inc.

"King's Lock Craft Distillery is very grateful to GCFDC for their support and contribution to our new business. Our focus is to create a premium products using local and organic ingredients with a process that emphasizes sustainability. GCFDC has assisted us in purchasing two stills for our process, positioning us as one of the largest capacity craft distilleries in Ontario. We are now producing organic, small batch white rye, whiskey, vodka, gin and our own rum-like drink called 'Thousand Islands Moonshine'."  

King's Lock Craft Distillery Inc.
5 Newport Drive, Johnstown, ON, K0E 1T1

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Ryan MT Brophy, President
V6 Agronomy Inc.

 “The friendly and knowledgeable staff at Grenville Community Futures Development Corporation really took the time to listen to our story.  After developing a thorough understanding of our business model and what we wanted, they offered insight and solutions to help propel our Grenville based agribusiness to the next level."

V6 Agronomy Inc.
9236 Branch Road, RR#3, North Augusta, ON, K0G 1R0

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Amanda Hogan, Human Resources and Marketing Coordinator
Chevron Construction Services Ltd.

"The Business Development funding we received through the GCFDC helped us create a complete company wide procedures manual. This has helped us streamline our day-to-day work giving us more time to focus on business opportunities. As the program concluded we were able to transition our intern into a full time member of our team."


Chevron Construction Services Ltd.
4475 County Road 15, Brockville, ON, K6V 5T2

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HFI Pyrotechnics Inc.

"HFI Pyrotechnics Inc. has been involved with the Eastern Ontario Development Program for a number of years. The EODP has not only allowed us to access technical expertise that would otherwise been unaffordable for us to acquire, it has also assisted in the development of new product opportunities for the company."


HFI Pyrotechnics Inc.
3322 Hands Road, RR#4, Prescott, ON, K0E 1T0

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Tom Graham, Principal & Creative Director
TD Graham + Associates

"The support we received through the Grenville CFDC EODP initiative allowed us to engage the services of a business coach – the results of which have definitely benefited our business."


TD Graham + Associates | Marketing Communications
502 Rideau Street, Kemptville, ON, K0G 1J0

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