Community Futures Huron (CFH) is a non-profit Community Futures Development Corporation (CFDC) supported by the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario.

CFH has been helping entrepreneurs make their futures in Huron County since 1993. This goal is achieved by providing management counselling, business loans, and support for community projects that strengthen the local economy.

Every year, we at CFH help new businesses get off the ground. Key emerging business opportunities include agriculture, renewable energy, manufacturing, tourism, retail services, and the creative economy.

CF Huron Virtual Adviser Program

CFHuron Virtual Adviser Program

Announcing the CFHuron Virtual Adviser Program! Does your business need help solving a problem as a result of COVID-19? To further assist Huron County businesses adjusting to the impacts of COVID-19, we have launched the CFHuron Virtual Adviser Program. Powered by Canada’s on-demand Matching Platform, BoomersPlus, this free program will match qualified organizations with an experienced Virtual Adviser to help their business manage and recover from COVID-19. Read more about our new Virtual Adviser Program here or email Tina Heathers at tina@cfhuron.ca to get signed up!

RRRF application deadline extended to June 30, 2021

The Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF), delivered by Canada’s regional development agencies, provides liquidity support to businesses and not-for-profit organizations affected by the economic impacts of COVID-19, that are unable to access other federal relief measures, or require additional support.

As key partners to FedDev Ontario, southern Ontario CFDCs are delivering over $90 million in relief funding, which has supported nearly 2,000 rural businesses and maintained 6,300 jobs in the region.

Funding is still available. Learn more about the eligibility criteria below and apply by June 30, 2021.

A Selection of Huron County RRRF Success Stories

  • Bayfield Massage Therapy
    Bayfield Massage Therapy

Our Mission

Our mission is to help launch and develop new businesses and industries in Huron County, helping to expand and diversify our community’s economy.

Did you know, one out of every five people in Huron County is self-employed? Entrepreneurship is what we do, it’s who we are. Small business drives our local economy.

Huron County is home to over 6,000 farms and businesses providing opportunities for owners and employees alike in several growth sectors including agri-business, tourism and hospitality, renewable energy, healthcare, and skilled trades. 

If you are thinking of starting a new venture or you are looking for business advice, you’ve picked a great place to begin your journey.

Community Futures Huron is located at 373 Turnberry Street, Brussels, Ontario; upstairs, 1st door on the right. Our office hours are Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4 pm. Phone: (226) 889-8256; fax: (226) 889-2215; email: info@cfhuron.ca.

Our Loan Products

  • facade improvement loans
    Facade Improvement Loans