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YMCA Summer Company

Through this partnership with the Ministry of Economic Development, Employment & Infrastructure, this program is a great opportunity for enterprising young people who want to start and run their own summer business. The program provides hands-on business coaching and mentoring and financial support to make their Summer Company a reality.

  • Meet with local businesses and participants about experiences as an entrepreneur
  • Receive advice and mentoring from local businesses
  • Earn a grant to help offset start-up costs

Are you eligible?

  • Do you go to high school, college or university?
  • Do you live in Ontario?
  • Are you a Canadian citizen or permanent resident?
  • Are you between 15-29 years old (if under 18, a parent needs to sign the application)
  • Are you already running a business?
  • Are you not working at another job or going to school for more than 12 hours a week during the program?
  • Are you returning to school after the program ends?

For more informationĀ call 705-726-5572 or emailĀ ymca.youthservices@sm.ymca.ca

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