Community Futures is a well established and resourceful community economic development organization that researches, develops, partners and implements strategic projects and programs to help develop the local community and economy. Long term successes such as the Central Okanagan Economic Development Commission, Okanagan Film Commission and the High Tech Sector have received strong Community Futures support that helped establish and develop these organizations and initiatives. Some of the current strategic areas where Community Futures is concentrating its efforts include:
Value Added Agriculture and Local Food Processing
click the links listed below to download reports
- Small Scale Food Processing Study Final Report
- Industry resources identified
- Available co-packers and commercial kitchens
- Farm Operator Resource Guide - Central Okanagan Economic Development Commission
For more information regarding these or other Community Economic Development opportunities and causes, please contact Larry Widmer, General Manager at 250-868-2132 extension 223.