Success Stories

“Grenville CFDC helped us invest in new equipment so that we could create a sustainable business. Working with Grenville CFDC is very simple and I highly recommend it to anybody looking to borrow money to grow their business."
“I would highly recommend Grenville CFDC to anyone starting out. We got together with them to come up with a program that worked and that saw us right through until today and that's 25 years later."
“The CFDC has been very engaging and worked with us to find the right resources to support our business through these challenging times. Their staff were very helpful and guided us through every step of the process."
“Grenville CFDC listened to what my issues were with my funding and they gave me great solutions and some options to move forward which ultimately resulted in funding from Grenville CFDC."
“Grenville CFDC has such an umbrella of networks to help you build your business and offer advice for whatever it takes for you to succeed."
“They've helped us expand and grow our business across Canada and the United States.”
“Grenville CFDC was able to connect us with the right resources for financial and marketing."
“Grenville CFDC has been very supportive throughout the whole process and I would highly recommend other businesses inquire about how they may be able to help them as well."
“Grenville CFDC has helped us invest in our employees. They've also helped us to invest in the technology that helps us become better and better at being an automation design firm."
“Thank you to Grenville CFDC, who were instrumental in helping me acquire a loan and grant that helped take my business and studio needs to the next level.”
“Grenville CFDC really helped us start a new business within the community."
“Grenville CFDC was a huge support to us when we launched our organic distillery - offering us financial support and mentoring. We couldn’t have done it without you!”
“COVID-19 hit hard. I needed help to be able to make the changes necessary to survive this pandemic. I am so thankful for Grenville CFDC and their opportunity of loaning me the funds for survival. I could not have done…
“What I appreciate the most is their continuing, caring support - every step of the way.”
"Since 2001, when our founding partners, Dermid and Donna Lee O’Farrell, first engaged with Grenville CFDC they have played an instrumental role in growing our business.
“The team Grenville CFDC provided was amazing. The help they provided us, not only financial, but with education was a very positive experience for us."
“Grenville CFDC has been a very big help in my business as a sole proprietor and they were able to help me out with funding."
“Plans for the growth of our boutique hotel business are taking shape. We couldn’t have done it without the help of Grenville CFDC. They have helped our dream become a reality.”
“Grenville CFDC helped us move our business from Ottawa to Prescott. I would recommend them to anyone."
“Their staff are extremely helpful and knowledgeable. Grenville CFDC has been critical to the success of our business.”
“Grenville CFDC came through in spades to help us maintain our staffing levels and just survive. Because of Grenville CFDC's help, we've been able to navigate and see a brighter future ahead."
“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…
“I would absolutely recommend Grenville CFDC to others who are trying to grow their business or start one."