Answer the short questionnaire below to help us determine which program will be best for you at this stage of your entrepreneurship journey.
1. All Rise clients must self-identify as individuals who:
To be considered for the Rise Small Business Lending Program or a Rise Entrepreneurship Training Program, you must self-identify as an individual who has experienced mental health and/or addiction challenges; you must be a Citizen or Permanent Resident of Canada; and you must be unable to access traditional bank financing for your small business.
To be considered for the Rise Small Business Lending Program, candidates cannot be in active bankruptcy, behind on child support payments or government taxes with no payment plan in place. In the meantime, a Rise Entrepreneurship Training Program may be a better fit for you. Continue to Question 6 to find out which may be right for you.
Great! It looks like the Rise Small Business Lending Program might be a fit for you. Learn more about next steps.
Rise Small Business Lending Program
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