Welcome to Community Futures Powell River

We work with you to support your small business, as it grows to its full potential.

Your success is our success!

Business Advisors

Our Business Advisors support newly established businesses to grow and prosper and contributing to the successful management of ongoing businesses.

Business Loans

We can help you with to register your Sole Proprietorship, Corporation or partnership with the BC Corporate Registry.

Self Employment

Are you an entrepreneur or thinking about starting your own business? Let us provide you with the skills and resources to set you on the path for success.










We also work in partnership with other business lenders, educational institutions, not-for-profits and community governments to grow and diversify our local economy. We are completely focused on the needs of our clients, our local businesses and our area's economy.


Community Futures Powell River began in 1988 and continues to develop local economic activity. Between 1988 and 2015, we have finalized 500 loans for a total disbursement of $13 million to entrepreneurs; resulting in the creation and maintenance of 1400 local jobs.


Since its creation, the network has had significant impact on the socio-economic development and diversification of the rural communities it serves.

Economic Development

Community Futures offices throughout western Canada have been dedicated to promoting rural economic development for over 30 years

Across Canada

Community Futures is a part of a national economic development program that has been supporting small business and community economic development since 1986. There are 269 Community Futures offices in rural communities across Canada, with 34 of those in BC.

Our Community Futures office provides a variety of different services
(business development loans, to training and workshops), and
program supports to rural small- and medium-sized business
owners and entrepreneurs be it wanting to start, expand, franchise
or sell a business in our community.

We offer financing, training, and advisory services for small
businesses and entrepreneurs in our community; throughout
Blubber Bay, Gilles Bay, Hardy Island, Lund, Nelson Island, Powell
River, Saltery Bay, Savary Island, Southview, Texada Island, and


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