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We offer the support you need to propel your business forward.

Get actionable business guidance, practical tools, and flexible financial support at Community Futures Chinook. 

For over 30 years, Community Futures has been helping businesses grow in rural Alberta, and here at Community Futures Chinook we’ve been helping our region turn their business ideas into reality through FREE business planning, and coaching. 

Whether you need assistance developing your business strategy, ongoing training to accelerate your growth, or financing up to $150,000, we’re here to offer expert guidance and cheer you on every step of the way. Chat with us today and we’ll help you get the funding you need to create a better future for you and your business.

Training, Guidance, And Financial Support For Entrepreneurs In The Taber Region

Community Futures Chinook specializes in equipping small businesses like you with everything you need to start, run, buy or even sell a successful business. From writing business plans to managing finances, we’re ready to help.

Whether you're just starting out, trying to expand your business, or looking for some guidance on how to sell your company, Community Futures is here for you every step of the way.

Our skilled team offers a wide variety of business support services, designed to help rural business owners launch new services, attract more customers, and thrive in an increasingly competitive business environment.

Business Guidance and Support

Whether you need help writing your business plan, securing funding, or exploring your online marketing opportunities, our business advisors can help. With years of experience helping small business owners in the Chinook region, our team knows what options are available to you and can help guide you towards your business goals.  

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Business Loans

If you're struggling to find investment for a new business, exporting your products, investing in technology, or just trying to seize a new business opportunity, our flexible business loans may be the answer you're looking for.

With loans up to $150,000, we're known for saying “yes” when other lenders say “no”, with flexible qualification criteria.

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Business Training Programs

Want to expand your skill set? We offer a wide range of business training programs and upskilling opportunities, from health and safety training to quick-start business intensives.

Learn how to market your business, understand basic accounting, and explore how to attract and retain talent as a rural business.

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Let’s Work Together for Your Clients' Success

We know that it can be frustrating when an enthusiastic entrepreneur comes in, has a great business idea, however, the business can't get the funding they need to get started.

When a financial institution’s business lending policies don't allow for a prospective client to receive a lending product, we want to partner with you to ensure their success and help bridge that gap. 

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Frequently Asked Questions

Do I have to be turned down by a bank for a loan before I can access funding?

You must contact a bank first.  If you are unable to secure appropriate financing under reasonable terms elsewhere, we can help walk you through our loan application process.

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5324 48 Ave.
Taber, AB  T1G 1S2
P: 403-223-2984
E: chinook@albertacf.com
  

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Communities Served

Barnwell, Coutts, Cranford, Enchant, Grassy Lake, Hays, Milk River, New Dayton, Purple Springs, Rainier, Scandia, Skiff, Taber, Vauxhall, Warner, Wrentham