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Ottawa Community Loan Fund

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
2211 Riverside Dr, Suite 308
Ottawa, ON K1Y 2C5
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Intersection Bank St and Riverside Dr
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot
Description and Services
Description (Service) Incorporated non-profit organization working for financial empowerment. 
OCLF arranges microloans to * start, buy or expand a small business, and * professional development loans (such as short-term training program or foreign credential recognition) to increase employability 
OCLF provides education in  
* credit literacy, and 
* entrepreneurship.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Individuals 18 years and older
Application For loan consultations: call to make an appointment * For educational services: call for more information
Languages English ; French - limited ; Arabic
Fees Service - once approved, certain loan types have a small admin fee ; None - educational services (group sessions or individual consultations)
Service Categories Business Financing ; Financial Literacy Training ; Job Training Expense Assistance ; Work Related Fee Payment Assistance
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-366-2159
Fax 613-686-3172
Primary Executive Jane Duchscher, Executive Director
Other Details
Established 2000
Funding City / Town - City of Ottawa ; Provincial ; Federal ; United Way ; Foundation - Ontario Trillium Foundation
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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