To be eligible, your shop must meet the following criteria:
• You are a small business or non-profit social enterprise.
• You are headquartered and registered in Canada.
• You primarily serve local customers.
• Your enterprise has been negatively impacted by Covid-19.
• You were a “going concern” enterprise prior to the pandemic.
• You must meet the credit risk requirements of the Relief Bond managers.
To be eligible you must also run a crowdfunding campaign (which can be a donations-, rewards-, debt- or equity-type of crowdfunding campaign) to demonstrate community support.