Funding programs for businesses and community organizations


Haliburton County Development Corporation currently provides two funding programs. However, there are funding programs throughout the province that can help your business or non-profit! Stay tuned to our social media pages to get the latest on funding programs that you could be eligible for. 


Local Initiatives Program (LIP)

Rural Innovation Initiative Eastern Ontario (RIIEO)

Who can apply

 Not-for-profit community organizations

Private, for-profit, businesses with the potential to grow through innovation; Social Enterprises with the potential for growth through innovation; and Fourth Pillar Not-For-Profit organizations supporting business and community transition into the new rural economy.

How much 

 up to 100% of project costs - up to $5,000  50% of project costs - minimum $25,000, up to $100,000

When can we apply

    The intake for 2020 has closed. Please contact to be notified when it opens again.

Contact HCDC if you have a project in need of funding.


The intake for this program has closed. Please contact to be notified when it opens again.

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 These funding programs are made possible by support from FedDev Ontario