Disclosure of Grant and Contribution Awards

Recipient Name: Restigouche Community Business Development Corporation
Location: Campbellton, New Brunswick
Date: 2011-03-18
Value: $300,000.00
Type: Grant
Purpose: This 24-month project will develop/adapt innovative programs and other supports to increase growth opportunities for women owners of small and medium-sized businesses, including immigrant and Aboriginal women. A gender-based analysis of programming and planning will assist participants in their efforts to ensure that business development programs and other supports respond to the specific needs of women entrepreneurs, including those from immigrant and Aboriginal communities. This project will explore practical ways to address and overcome these and other barriers to success for women business owners. This project will conduct a gender-based analysis of an existing Human Resources Tool Kit for small businesses, including approach and delivery method. The target population will be women entrepreneurs throughout New Brunswick communities.
Comments: Multi-year project of 24 months