Rural Diversification is defined as an increase in economic activity through the introduction of a new industry or the expansion of an existing industry through new products, new markets, or new processes. Rural diversification is assisted by innovation, human capital, and cluster development.
Community Futures Capital Region is committed to ensuring the region has a stable and well-rounded economy. Through entrepreneurship and strong leadership, it is our vision that the "Capital Region will be a community that is innovative and diversified."
Community Futures Capital Region is available to assist businesses, organizations and municipalities in the development of projects and plans which will help to diversify our region. These services could include:
- Strategic Planning
- Board Development
- Business Plan Writing
- Partnership Development
- and, Community Economic Development Training
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Not all CED projects require funding, so if you have a project in mind please contact Community Futures Capital Region at 1 888 848 2285