• CFHuron Board Members

    Meet Our Board: Jan Hawley

    Meet Jan Hawley, CF Huron volunteer board member and treasurer. Following an extensive career in the private sector, Jan entered public service through the Huron County branch of Community Futures Ontario in 2007, leading to the appointment of Economic Development Officer for the Municipality of Huron East the following year. Keenly interested in heritage conservation and business development, Jan has long been an innovator and connector who believes in putting together the right team to achieve success. Her most rewarding undertaking has been the award-winning business recruitment initiative, “Win This Space” which has helped fill empty storefronts, not only in her own community, but in others across the province.  For an update about one…

  • Business,  Business Services,  Community Projects,  Economic Development,  Loans,  Small Business

    Everything you wanted to know about Community Futures Huron

    Part 1 Community Futures Huron is a not-for-profit organization serving the communities of Huron County since 1993. As a Community Futures Development Corporation, we are mandated by and partially funded through the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (a.k.a. FedDev Ontario). CFH operations are overseen by a 12-member volunteer Board of Directors (plus 1 County of Huron Councillor appointed by the Warden). These individuals represent the various communities and economic sectors of Huron County. In addition to possessing financial, strategic planning and community development skills, board members are committed to improving the local economy through their involvement in community-based business and economic development initiatives. What is Our Purpose? Our…