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Community Futures Thompson Country

On March 25th, Community Futures Thompson Country launched two new services to assist businesses in Kamloops, Clearwater, Barriere, Sun Peaks and Chase for those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Businesses can now access the COVID-19 Loan program and COVID-19 Business Support Program.   COVID-19 Loan program A new COVID-19 loan program will provide businesses up to $20,000 based on business assessed needs and impact requirements. These loans will be streamlined application and approval processes, no administration fees, low-interest rates and interest-only options for the first 3 months. Information about the loan requirements and application can be found on the CFTC website, www.communityfurtures.net or by phone 250-828-8772. COVID-19 Business Support Program The business community is facing an incredible amount of stress and confusion trying to navigate access to provincial and federal relief funding. Community Futures will also be providing one-on-one virtual and...

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Support Small Businesses

Support Small Businesses

Downtown is Open! (Continuously Updated) In these trying times when fear and panic grips our communities, we should remember that small businesses are inevitably going to be weighed down by the impact of COVID-19. These are the friendly smiles that greet you every...

CAP Team
CAP Team in Downtown Kamloops

CAP Team in Downtown Kamloops

Who Are We? The Customer Care and Patrol (CAP) Team are downtown ambassadors who assist businesses, tourists, and citizens. The supervisor, as well as patrol members, are trained to promote tourism and safety in the downtown core. CAP team members are responsible...