Greenstone Economic Development Corporation

Site: Geraldton

Service: Economic Development

Description & Services
Description (Agency) The Greenstone Economic Development Corporation (GEDC) fosters and encourages the start-up and operation of successful enterprise in all economic sectors within the Greenstone Region
Description (Service)
  • Fosters and encourages the start-up and operations of successful enterprise in all economic sectors within the Greenstone catchment area 
  • Assists in small business start-ups and in the expansion and/or modernization of existing companies through a variety of programs including business development loans, entrepreneurial training, and services designed to address issues impacting rural communities 
  • Offers financial and support services to assist entrepreneurs in attaining their goals while providing opportunities throughout the region 
  • Provides business loans and business consulting
 
Self-Employment Resource Centre 
  • Provides access to a selection of bilingual resource material and knowledgeable staff 
  • Provides access to computers equipped with modern technology
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Animbiigoo Zaagi'igan Anishinaabek First Nation ; Aroland First Nation ; Beardmore ; Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation ; Bingwi Neyaashi Anishinaabek First Nation ; Caramat ; Geraldton ; Ginoogaming First Nation ; Jellicoe ; Long Lake 58 First Nation ; Longlac ; MacDiarmid ; Nakina ; Orient Bay
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-854-2273
Fax 807-854-2474
E-Mail info@gedc.ca
Website www.gedc.ca
Primary Contact Sylvie Goulet, Executive Director; Email: sylvie@gedc.ca
Alternate Contact Shelly Stanert, Administrative Officer; Email: shelly@gedc.ca
Located In Community Geraldton
Address 1409 Main St
Geraldton, ON P0T 1M0
 
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Intersection Main St and John St
Mailing Address Box 1018 
Geraldton, ON P0T 1M0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Federal - Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada/FedNor