In this funding stream, ETSI-BC works with non-profit business support organizations and accelerators to provide incremental business programs and services, by:
- Delivering grant funding that supports business competitiveness, growth and resilience within the Southern Interior
- Providing access to meaningful business resources and training opportunities to our partners
ETSI-BC is also committed to helping the entrepreneurial ecosystem in the region to share best practices and access economic research, intelligence data, and other resources that will help the practitioners better serve their clients.
We have delivered the Rural Business & Community Recovery Program funding in the Southern Interior on behalf of the Province of BC in 2021-22. We are pleased to be delivering funding through the Forest Impact Recovery (FIR) Program in 2023-24.