We are a part of Community Business Development Corporations (CBDCs), a network of independent, not-for-profit organizations that work in conjunction with all levels of government and the private sector to meet the needs of small business.  In Newfoundland & Labrador, there are 15 CBDCs, each dedicated to small business development and job creation.  There are 41 CBDCs in Atlantic Canada and 269 like organizations across Canada collectively known as the Community Futures Network of Canada.

To foster and support small business development thus increasing the value of the regional economy, enhancing local employment opportunities and building stronger communities.

To achieve this vision, CBDC South Coast has a mandate to stimulate private sector employment within its geographical jurisdiction of the Coast of Bays by providing small businesses with financial assistance, information support, advisory and counseling services, and general business advice.

The CBDC South Coast also strives to maintain existing businesses and support new viable business opportunities that will not have an adverse negative impact on existing businesses.
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To view the most recent CBDC South Coast annual reports click here.