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Funding Helps Northwestern Ontario Attract Investment

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Funding Helps Northwestern Ontario Attract Investment

McGuinty Government Supports Region’s Economic Growth

Development organizations in Northwestern Ontario have benefited from provincial funding provided through the Northern Communities Investment Readiness initiative.

The initiative gives eligible communities, economic development corporations, and First Nations up to $5,000 per applicant to develop the tools and capability to attract, and successfully explore investment opportunities.  Applicants previously funded through the program may reapply where additional funding will advance the investment strategy. 

Funding was distributed as follows:  

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