Science North Go Deeper project

FedNor invests $1m to help Science North launch its Go Deeper project

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Federal funding will help create new tourism experiences and 47 full-time jobs in the region Sudbury – Viviane Lapointe, Member of Parliament for Sudbury, was joined by Marc G. Serré, Member of Parliament for Nickel Belt and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Official Languages, to announce a FedNor investment of $1 million that will help Science North develop and …

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FedNor invests $5.8m in Parry Sound, Muskoka regions

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Federal funding for 13 projects will help create and maintain over 365 jobs Huntsville – Today, during a visit to the area to attend the Ontario Tourism Summit 2022, Randy Boissonnault, Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance, announced FedNor investments totalling $5,799,103 for 13 community and business growth initiatives in the Parry Sound and Muskoka regions. The announcement …

Sudbury University

Invests $24,900 to enhance Francophone program at Sudbury University 

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Funding to l’Assemblée de la francophonie de l’Ontario will help evaluate demand and educational needs of Francophones and Francophiles in the Greater Sudbury and surrounding regions Sudbury – Canada’s Official Language Minority Communities (OLMCs) are an important part of our national identity. They contribute to our social, cultural and economic prosperity, making Canada stronger. In Northern Ontario, the Government of …

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Revitalizing St-Charles Community Centre

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St-Charles – Canadian cities and towns flourish when they have public community spaces for social and physical activities and where the public has access to recreational programs and facilities. In Northern Ontario and across Canada, these amenities are important to the overall well-being of individuals, families and communities. Marc G. Serré, Member of Parliament for Nickel Belt and Parliamentary Secretary …

Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

Local businesses participate in Canada’s longest-running agri-food exhibition

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Support from the Government of Canada will help establish Northern Ontario Agri-Food Pavilion at the Royal  Agricultural Winter Fair Sturgeon Falls – The agri-food sector is integral to regional economies like those in Northern Ontario, and its continued growth is an important factor in building strong, local supply chains that sustain communities across Canada. A healthy agri-food sector requires durable …

Canadore College

Canada invests nearly $3m in Canadore College

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Federal funding helps Canadore College expand its programing to support students, businesses, municipalities and Indigenous communities, creating more than 95 jobs North Bay – A key part of Canada’s economic recovery is supporting businesses as they rebuild from the COVID-19 pandemic. To do so, businesses and entrepreneurs need a strong foundation, built on innovation, inclusivity and clean growth to create …

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$560,000 for internship opportunities for N. Ontario’s youth

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FedNor funding supports youth retention, community strategic planning, business growth and tourism Thunder Bay – Providing opportunities for young graduates and connecting organizations and businesses with a skilled and enthusiastic workforce is precisely what the Government of Canada’s internship initiative is helping to accomplish in Northern Ontario. Since its inception more than three decades ago, FedNor’s youth internship initiative has …

Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre

FedNor invests over $2.3m in medical technology & innovation 

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Federal funding to support technology development that will fuel job creation, and improve health outcomes for Canadians Thunder Bay – Growth in medical technology and innovation helps build and maintain strong regional economies while improving foundations of local health services. This support of the medical sector will help Canadians everywhere experience the high quality of living for which our nation …

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FedNor invests over $2m in Greater Sudbury for EV Batteries

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FedNor funding to set the stage for Northern Ontario’s key role in the green economy Sudbury – Every stage of the critical mineral value chain presents an opportunity for Canada. In Northern Ontario, our mining industry produces many of the critical minerals needed to make the highly sought-after batteries that power electric vehicles. Driven by the clean-tech shift to reduce global …

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Investing in Pickle Lake’s economic development

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FedNor funding helps support businesses and is expected to maintain or create 15 jobs in Northwestern Ontario Pickle – Ensuring that all Canadians benefit from and experience the successes of our country is central to the  strength of our nation. That is why we are dedicated to supporting rural municipalities in building their local economies. Through Regional Development Agencies like FedNor, …