Commercial/Business Financing


Community Strategic Planning Support


Business Support Services

Wakenagun can provide financing up to a maximum of $150,000 from our Investment Fund in the form of a loan to start or expand a business with a well-documented business plan. These loans are non-forgivable. 

The purpose of Wakenagun CFDC’s Investment Fund is to promote economic development and entrepreneurial initiatives for the communities in the Mushkegowuk area.

The priorities of the Investment Fund are to:

  • Improve the standard of living within the service area
  • Re-circulate money within the service area
  • Develop local skills and create employment

Different Loan Programs:

  1. Business Enhancement Loan
  2. Helping Hand Loan
  3. Women in Business Loan
  4. Youth in Business Loan

Technical Support is available to our member communities who are undertaking community strategic planning projects. We can assist by giving our expertise in economic development and how it can improve in your community.

Give us a call today to find out more information on how we can help your community grow. 

We’re here to help you find the right tools for your business to grow. We can help by:

  • Providing you helpful advice and counselling on financial matters, marketing, commercial growth, or  how to start up a business.
  • Referring clients to other agencies or programs that provide assistance to small businesses.  
  • Provide access to relevant reference materials such as business plan guides