Goodwill – Canada Ontario Job Grant:
The COJG provides up to $10,000 per person as a grant for small businesses. Marie Claire Bilyk who works for CNIB received this grant for her prenatal fitness business in 2002. Find out more about her business under 'Success Stories'.
MaRS Discovery District:
An incubator based at the University of Toronto. They offer workshops, funding, marketing resources and more. When you sign up, they match you to either their Start, Growth or Scale program depending on your business. Check out the MaRS Entrepreneurship 101 video series.
Ontario Arts Council:
If you're a creative, this might be for you. The O.A.C. works to support artists, and offer grants to artists with disabilities. You might qualify for funding to support your work! FInd out more about the O.A.C. here.
If you’re in the North Bay area, make use of Nipissing University’s incubator. Network with other entrepreneurs, join pitch competitions. Check out Startup Nipissing here.