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Connecting and celebrating Canada’s women’s entrepreneurial network.

Together we are building expertise and expanding the potential of our members and their clients.

A Holistic Approach to Lending Supports Women Entrepreneurs

Find out more about our loan program

Women entrepreneurs face myriad barriers to accessing capital and receive less than 2.3% of VC funding globally. WEOC is proud to work with loan fund partners across the country to directly support women entrepreneurs through its WEOC National Loan Program.

Bootstrap or Borrow? Report & Resources

Read the results of our national survey of entrepreneurs

When it comes to funding business growth, one of the most consequential decisions faced by entrepreneurs is whether to rely on their own funds or look to external funders.

When one woman rises we all rise

Stacy’s Rise Project winners announced

Congratulations to the first-ever Canadian Stacy’s Rise Project grant recipients! We were thrilled to be a partner in this project that celebrates women entrepreneurs.

WEOC National Loan Program

Women’s Enterprise Organizations of Canada is proud to deliver the WEOC National Loan Program, which supports women entrepreneurs as they start, scale, grow and maintain their businesses.

News from around the ecosystem

Explore the Resource Knowledgebase

Sharing innovative and engaging ideas from throughout the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Find stories, tools, research, videos, podcasts and other content curated for those whose work supports women entrepreneurs in Canada.