$5,000 Available to Local Business for Start-up and Growth

SARNIA, ON: Entrepreneurs and business owners in Sarnia-Lambton have the opportunity to access funding, mentorship and personalized coaching through a new round of the Starter Company Plus program. Whether you have a new business idea or an existing business looking to grow, this program is designed to help you achieve your goals. Applications open on March 1st, 2023, and an information session will take place on March 8th, 2023.

Funded by the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, the program offers up to $5,000 in funding for eligible businesses, as well as one-on-one support from experienced business advisors. This is an opportunity for entrepreneurs and business owners to access the resources and support they need to take their business to the next level.

“We are excited to see the innovative and ambitious business ideas that will come forward in this round of the Starter Company Plus program,” said Chantelle Core, Manager of the Business Enterprise Centre. “Our team is committed to working closely with participants to help them achieve their goals and make a real impact in the local economy.”

The program is open to any business operating in Sarnia-Lambton, and applications are now being accepted starting March 1st, 2023. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to take your business to new heights, and join us for an information session on March 8th, 2023 to learn more about the program. For more information and to apply, please visit www.sarnialambton.on.ca/starter-company or email chantelle@sarnialambton.on.ca

ABOUT Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership

The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership (SLEP) is the lead economic development agency for the Sarnia-Lambton area. Funded by the County of Lambton, we have a focus on promoting the distinct advantages that Sarnia-Lambton proudly offers companies and residents. By coordinating community-based economic development initiatives and working to maintain a commercially attractive environment, we foster new business creation, help ensure that established firms remain and grow here, and work to attract growing businesses to the Sarnia-Lambton area. Visit sarnialambton.on.ca to learn more.

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Leena Bourne

Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership



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