Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development, together with partner Community Futures Peterborough will be administering non-repayable financial support ranging from $2,500 to $20,000 for eligible tourism-dependent businesses in the City of Peterborough, County of Peterborough, Hiawatha First Nation and Curve Lake First Nation. This fund is to help offset business adaption costs associated with changing health and safety requirements and increasing safety demands for tourism-dependent businesses.

Eligible businesses can apply for a non-repayable contribution of up to $20,000 to support one-time business adaptation and re-opening costs incurred by tourism-oriented businesses (20% match by the applicant is required).

For more information on the Tourism Resiliency Fund, and if your business is eligible, visit the Tourism Resiliency Fund Program Overview page. Applications are now open, and will close February 12th, 2021 at 5:00pm.

Note: Marketing activities are ineligible expenses.