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.

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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.

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Business succession
Business succession

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

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Latest News

Community Futures Statistics Canada Analysis

Please click the links below to learn more about Community Futures across Canada and to view the Community Futures Infographics which outline the success of the Community Futures loan clients compared to similarly sized incorporated companies in their area!

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The Smithers Co-Working Space

THE SMITHERS CO-WORKING SPACE

Can’t afford the overhead of a downtown office space? Do you need an inexpensive, convenient downtown location to conduct business? 

The Smithers Co-Working Space is a quiet, bright, and modern place for you to work with desk and office space for rent, by the day... Read more

Helping BC entrepreneurs thrive for over 25 years

Upcoming Events

Monday, October 22, 2018 (All day) to Tuesday, October 23, 2018 (All day)
2-DAY EFFECTIVE GRANT WRITING WORKSHOP
Cost: $350.00 + $17.50 GST = $367.50 Per Person
A Community event

Is your community or non-profit organization looking for funds to develop a project or program, or to sustain what you have already implemented? This two-day workshop will give you the basics and more for: locating funding sources; articulating your idea into a fully developed proposal; networking with partners; developing a relationship with funding contacts; and, information on completing your proposal with the evaluative and reporting process. Participants are invited to bring current proposal projects to the second day of the workshop for group and individual assistance.

Ellen Huse will be hosting this 2-day effective grant writing workshop on October 22, 2018 9:00AM to 4:00PM and October 23, 2018 9:00AM to 4:00PM in the Sandmann Inn, 3932 Hughway 16 West, Smithers, BC!

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CLIENT ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Eye Candy Custom Cycles

Sam and Sara Henderson

An eye-catching success, Eyecandy Custom Cycles has enjoyed three years of growth. Sam and Sara Henderson move to Smithers with a desire to parlay a love of motorcycles into being their own boss. With the help of Tenley Dahlie and Nadina Community Futures’ Self-Employment Program along with Sam’s accredited skills and experience they developed a business plan that has proven to be strong and viable. Something sweet to ride is their motto and... Read more

Randy's Image Design

Randy Kroeker

Randy Kroeker has been the owner operator of Randy’s Image Design for over 15 years. Having moved to Smithers to take a job with the original sign business… the former owner was leaving and Randy went to Nadina Community Futures for financing assistance to take over. The slate of programs offered at the time were smaller but they went to bat for him, and with their help he got started. Since that day Randy has grown the business substantially... Read more

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Communities Served

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

CONTACT US

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

T: 250.845.2522