Growing communities one idea at a time.

Welcome to Community Futures Nadina. Since 1992 we have been helping grow Nadina Region's economy by providing small business loans, expert advice and a wide range of tools and resources.

Business loans
Business loans

You may be eligible for a loan to buy, expand or establish a business.

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Business tools
Business tools

Find what you need to write a business plan or apply for a loan.


Business Links
Small business tools

We connect you with the information you need to succeed.

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Success Stories

See what other entrepreneurs have done with the help of Community Futures Nadina.


Business succession
Business succession

Are you a retiring business owner? Do you have a plan?


Our Projects

See how we are helping your community grow!


Latest News

Northern Development introduces Business Development Internship program with Community Futures Development Corporations


From back left: Darrin Rigo, internships program manager, Northern Development; Minister Bruce Ralston, minister of energy, mines and petroleum... Read more

Living, Working and Employing People in the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako

Enter to win! Be involved in a survey focused on workplace trends in our Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako. We take pride in our communities and try to better understand the area’s economic development and diversity. What makes us strong? What can we improve upon? What are our future steps in education, training, and employee retention?... Read more

Helping BC entrepreneurs thrive for over 25 years

Upcoming Events

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 9:00am to Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 3:00pm
Business Start Up 101
Cost: $25.00 per person (non-refundable)
A Community Futures event


Saturday, October 3, 2020 (All day)
The Great BC Business Sale
A Community event





Ed and Jerry Pete

Ed and Jerry Pete are well-known figures in the Bulkley Valley for their firewood business. Over the years, they have also become extremely popular for performing snow removal services of the sidewalks on local bridges and on the pedestrian islands in the Smithers Arterial. Originally from Witset, they have worked all through the region as traffic control flaggers for over 10 years. Starting about 5 years ago, they began working on a plan to... Read more


Nathan and Gwyndolyn Nicholas

Based in Burns Lake’s Southside Region on a beautiful ranch bordering Ootsa Lake, Ursa Minor Brewing’s motto is “Wild Taste from a Wild Place.” This brewery and 12-person tasting room is the brain child of Nathan and Gwyndolyn Nicholas. Nathan brings a life-long passion for flavour, growing and beer making.  Gwyndolyn brings business expertise from owning and operating a successful health food store for 10 years.  Together they have a love... Read more

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Communities Served

Burns Lake, Granisle, Houston, Telkwa, Topley, Smithers


Community Futures Nadina
2430 Butler Avenue, Unit A
PO Box 236
Houston, BC
V0J 1Z0

T: 250.845.2522