The MP for the Pontiac, William Amos, announced additional funding of $ 1,056,648 for the three Outaouais SADCs, namely SADC Pontiac, Vallée-de-la-Gatineau and Papineau-Collines. This funding, which is split equally between the SADCs, each receiving $ 352,039.
“In the context of ensuring a sustainable economic recovery in the regions, the Outaouais SADCs have positioned themselves as key players in mobilizing the business community and companies in our region. They were thus able to help a large number of SMEs to overcome the crisis and to evolve in a new business environment. I am delighted that their expertise is once again being used to further support entrepreneurs in our communities.” Says MP William Amos.
Recall that under the first component of the FARR, the SADCs each received more than $ 1 million to help small businesses and organizations in various sectors such as tourism, agriculture and manufacturing to obtain the support they need to deal with COVID-19.