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Canadian Badlands Ltd to host Access to Capital Seminar

Canadian Badlands – Operators of community-based tourism ventures in the Canadian Badlands are invited to attend an Innovative Access to Capital Seminar on June 7 at the Brooks Campus of Medicine Hat College from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Seminar topics include innovative investment ideas for community-based ventures and getting your community investment ready.

Funding and community-based models to attract investment capital will be presented along with examples of local success stories. A step-by-step approach to developing a community-based investment program and what selectors and investors look for when choosing a location for investing will also be discussed.

To register or for more information, contact Stacey Schoenberger, Tourism Investment Coordinator for the Canadian Badlands, 403-347-4422, The cost of the seminar is $10 and lunch is included.

The Innovative Access to Capital Seminar is part of a Tourism Investment Development and Attraction Initiative project funded by the Community Futures Rural Diversification Initiative. Community Futures is supported by Western Economic Diversification Canada.

Canadian Badlands Ltd. (CBL) is a not-for-profit Alberta Corporation providing a new and innovative approach to creating an integrated, destination-based tourism industry in South-Eastern Alberta. CBL is the largest co-operative regional partnership of municipal governments in Alberta with 62 municipalities as its shareholders.


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Jody Lamb

Regional Development Specialist

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