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Program or Service Louis Riel Capital Corporation Youth Business Loan Fund (YBLF)

YBLF is a loan fund that fosters business planning and start-ups among Metis youth in Manitoba. Through the use of community based Aboriginal organizations, small business loans and advisory services are available. The Program includes a wide variety of activities, including mentoring programs, business planning assistance, and workshops on entrepreneurship.
Organization Louis Riel Capital Corporation (LRCC)

The Louis Riel Capital Corporation (LRCC) is a Manitoba Metis owned lending institution created to finance the start-up, acquisition and/or expansion of viable Metis and Non-Status Indian controlled small businesses based in Manitoba.
Eligibility Details · Any Metis or non status Indian youth 35 years of age or under.
· Partnerships or Corporations where the controlling interest is at least 51% Metis (29 or under).
 
How To Apply Contact the office for an application form and more information. 
Address 340-150 Henry Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0J7 
Contact Name Doug Repay 
Toll Free 1-800-387-6004 
Phone (204) 589-0772 
Fax (204) 589-0791 
E-mail dougr@lrcc.mb.ca
Website http://www.lrcc.mb.ca/
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