Boost for Entrepreneurs in Kawartha Lakes

Starter Company PLUS is launching in the City of Kawartha Lakes.

The Kawartha Lakes Small Business and Entrepreneurship Centre (KLSBEC), in partnership with the Government of Ontario are offering this new program to provide eligible entrepreneurs with small business training, guidance, mentorship, and grant opportunities.

Participants will get one-on-one consultation with KLSBEC advisors, free small business training and business plan development support,mentorship from local business leaders and the opportunity to qualify for grants up to $4,000 through a competitive process

In order to be eligible you must be 18 years of age or older, a Canadian citizen or permanent resident living in Ontario, not a full time student and not returning to school full time, proposing a new business , expanding a business or buying a company in Kawartha Lakes or the County of Haliburton and willing to commit at least 35 hours a week to your business.

Starter Company PLUS is supported by Kawartha Lakes Community Futures Development Corporation and the Haliburton County Development Corporation.

For more information contact Brayden Siersma at the KLSBEC by phone at 705-324-9411 extension 1383 or by e-mail at