September 19, 2018SCOR EDC Continues to Advocate at the 2018 AMO Conference SCOR EDC had the opportunity to speak with many Ministers regarding regional concerns and opportunities. Board of Directors met with the following Ministries: Energy, MEDJCT, Transportation, Infrastructure, MTCU, OMAFRA, Environment, Conservation and Parks, Tourism and the Leader of the Opposition. SCOR and its partner counties … Continue reading "SCOR EDC Continues to Advocate at the 2018 AMO Conference"
September 17, 2018Resources for New and Growing Businesses Are you a new startup or a business looking to expand? Go to our other website www.scorbusinessportal.com for resources, incentives and more! Starting Your Business Starting Your BusinessFrequently Asked Questions (FAQ) -Your Guide to SCOR EDC and its Partners’ Programs & Services Please click on the most relevant FAQ … Continue reading "Resources for New and Growing Businesses"
September 17, 2018Fast Facts Population and Markets South Central Ontario Region is comprised of five counties and 28 local municipalities Brant, Bayham, Middlesex, Norfolk and Oxford Counties Is home to 490,000+ residents 30% lower corporate tax rate than U.S. average 50% lower employer health care costs Exchange on Canadian dollar contributes up to 25% added cost advantage … Continue reading "Fast Facts About the Region"
September 4, 2018Cannabis Learning Session: Preparing for Legalization September 11, 2018 1:30 – 3:15 pm Legalization of cannabis is just around the corner. Municipalities are responsible for some key roll out components. The Provincial government just announced Starting on October 17, consumers 19 and older will be able to purchase cannabis via an online retail platform provided … Continue reading "Cannabis Learning Session: Preparing for Legalization"
August 28, 2018Grants, Loans and Incentive Programs Did you know that SCOR EDC has a funding database with grants, loans, and other incentives for both businesses and organizations?! You can go to http://scorbusinessportal.com/incentives/ to find over 200 programs. Not sure if you’re eligible? Need help with writing a standout funding proposal? Email firstname.lastname@example.org to see how we can … Continue reading "Grants, Loans and Incentive Programs"
May 30, 201812 ways to Support Local Food June 4th to June 10th is Local Food Week! Make sure you show your support by buying and supporting local producers, markets, and products. Not sure where to start? Check out some of tips and resources below and tips on how to support local food all year How to … Continue reading "12 Ways to Support Local Food"
May 23, 20182017 Annual Report Click For Annual Report (pdf)
March 21, 2018Thank You from the SCOR FoodHub When SCOR EDC first took over the FoodHub project in 2014, the goal was to bring together small to mid-sized producers, increasing market access and ensuring that local product was enjoyed in the community it was produced in. SCOR EDC has been privileged to work alongside many passionate and … Continue reading "Thank You from the SCOR FoodHub"
March 21, 2018SCOR EDC Resources Employer One Analysis The Employer One survey is an online voluntary survey that gathers a wide range of information from employers, including; hiring practice and plans, employee separations, difficulty filling specific job vacancies and positions, job recruitment methods and provision of a range of training and other opportunities for employees. As a … Continue reading "SCOR EDC Resources"
March 21, 2018SCOR EDC AGM 2018 Please Join Us March 29th, 2018 for our SCOR EDC Annual General Meeting Celebrating another year regional partnership This year we’re excited to have Tyler Whale from Ontario Agri-Food Technologies and Keith Currie from the Ontario Federation of Agriculture join us as our dynamic speakers! We look forward to seeing you … Continue reading "SCOR EDC AGM 2018"