Travel Manitoba is working with our industry partners to inspire visitors from at home and around the world to explore our great province. And this means there is an opportunity for you to join this growing industry, not only to recognize the benefits that tourism can bring to a community, but to contribute to Manitoba’s reputation as a destination to experience accessible wilderness, diverse cultural offerings and renowned friendliness.
Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Tourism supports community organizations and citizens who take action to build on their community’s achievements, existing strengths and local skills.
Financial Assistance Programs
There are a number of provincial financial assistance programs available to Manitoba businesses, which range from start-up assistance for small businesses to substantial financial leveraging to help attract jobs and investment into Manitoba. Click for more information.
Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives
Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives works with rural and northern communities to accelerate the greater prosperity and capacity of agricultural producers, other entrepreneurs, industry and rural and northern communities. They provide leadership and a range of information, programs and services in support of vibrant rural and northern communities.
There are 16 Community Futures organizations (CFs) established throughout rural and northern Manitoba. This grassroots-driven program was created to strengthen rural economies by enabling entrepreneurship and assisting in community economic development.
Contact the Economic Development office or officer in your town or region for more assistance in building your business.