Aboriginal Youth Mean Business!

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Program or Service Youth Business Loan Fund

TWCC Youth Business Loan Fund is available to any member of the eligible First Nations wishing to start, expand, or acquire a commercial business or farming operation in Manitoba.
Organization Tribal Wi-Chi-Way-Win Capital Corporation

Providing Business Development for First Nations People
Eligibility Details - Any First Nation Youth who is 35 or under and belongs to an eligible First Nation. Eligible Members as follows:
* Interlake Reserves Tribal Council
* Island Lake Tribal Council
* Keewatin Tribal Council
* Swampy Cree Tribal Council
* West Region Tribal Council
* All Independent First Nations

- Sole Proprietor, Partnership or Corporation where a controlling interest is at least 51% First Nation
- Equity of 10% preferred, but may be waived in special circumstances
- Maximum Loan of $15,000 per project
- Maximum term of 5 years
- Interest rate of 8%
- 25% of the loan may be forgivable depending on the circumstances 
How To Apply 1. Visit our website and download the application.
2. Call our office and a application package will be mailed to you.
3. Fax application to our office.
4. Mail application to:
203 - 400 St. Mary Ave.
Winnipeg, MB R3C 4K5 
Address 203 - 400 St. Mary Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4K5 
Contact Name Clayton Burka 
Toll Free 1-800-568-8488 
Phone 204-943-0888 x. 225 
Fax 204-946-5318 
E-mail cburka@twcww.mb.ca
Website www.twcc.mb.ca/ybp.html
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