Canadian Covid-19 Government Updates - May 13, 2020
Federal Government Update
Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF) to be delivered by the regional development agencies (RDAs).
- Goal: help more businesses and organizations in various sectors such as tourism and manufacturing access the support they need.
- Delivery: The Western Economic Diversification Canada is one of six groups that will split the funding. A portion of that money will be dedicated to the network of community futures development corporations, which exist specifically to aid small businesses in rural and remote areas.
- Eligibility: Business owners who didn't qualify for the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy or the Canada Emergency Business Account should inquire about this new fund.
- Application: Contact your Regional Development Agency