Photo’s courtesy of Mission Community Archives and Mark Hemrich

Community Futures Development Corp. of North Fraser



About Us

Community Futures North Fraser (CF) is a local, non-profit organization funded through the Federal Government Western Economic Diversification Program. If you are a business owner or entrepreneur we provide services to small and medium size businesses located from Ruskin to Seabird Island, including Mission, Agassiz, Kent, Harrison Mills and Harrison Hot Springs.
Whether you are thinking about starting a business, wanting to expand, or trying to manage change to regular operations, we can assist. We offer business financing, training and advisory services, and we are dedicated to promoting economic development in our service area
The Community Futures program is based on a philosophy that local decision-making and local development are the most effective means for communities to shape their future. Our activities include:
1. Business services - counselling, advisory and information services, social media training and partnerships.
2. Business loans for start-up and expanding businesses
3. Community Economic Development


Staff at Community Futures North Fraser
Allan Main ~ Executive Director
Michele Blackwell ~ Business Analyst
Gwen Atkinson ~ Marketing Coordinator
Debbie Cave ~ Accounts Administrator

Rep/Contact Info

Gwen Atkinson
Marketing Coordinator
Michele Blackwell
Business Analyst
Debbie Cave
Accounts Administration
Allan Main
Executive Director