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Using this site is a great start, but your journey should not end here. There’s a lot of other resources that can help your business start, grow and prosper and we encourage you to draw on their expertise. Provided below are the details of some of these organizations, including us!

Agriculture Financial Services Corporation (AFSC)

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Phone: 403-948-8529

Provides loans to farmers, agri-businesses and other small businesses. Learn more

Alberta Agriculture & Rural Development

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Phone: 403-310-3276

Services for businesses in the primary production and value-added areas of agriculture including feasibility studies, market analysis and financial analysis. Learn more

Alberta Economic Dashboard

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Compiles the Alberta’s most important economic indicators for businesses in one place and provides a quick snapshot of our current economic state and detailed information on each indicator. Learn more

Alberta Women Entrepreneurs

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Phone: 1-800-713-3558

Business advising and skills development; financing; and networking opportunities. Learn more


BDC Logo

Phone: 1-888-463-6232

Financing, capital and consulting services to help create and grow small and medium-size enterprises. Learn more


Futurpreneur Logo

Phone: 1-800-464-2923

Mentoring, financing and business resources for entrepreneurs ages 18-39. Learn more

Community Futures Centre West

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Phone: 403-932-5220, 1-877-603-2329

Business counseling and training.
Business loans (start-up or expansion capital).
Services for youth and entrepreneurs with disabilities.
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Business Link

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Phone: 1-800-272-9675

Business Link provides customized business advice and support for entrepreneurs navigating building, running and growing their own businesses. They provide one-on-one support and guidance, market research, access to experts, training, networking opportunities, and specialized support for Indigenous and immigrant entrepreneurs. Business Link strives to provide support services that will drive the growth of great Alberta Businesses. Learn more

Innovate Calgary

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Phone: 403-284-6400

Information, resources and support with disclosing an invention, starting a company, growing a company, finding financing. Provide opportunities for investors to invest in technology, or mentor a tech entrepreneur. Learn more

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