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CBDC – Avalon West

Contact: Claudette Pittman

Address:1-5 OReilly Street
Placentia, NL
A0B2Y0

CBDC Avalon West assists in the creation of small businesses and in the expansion and modernization of existing businesses by providing financial and technical services to entrepreneurs.  The regions serviced by Avalon West include the Cape Shore, Isthmus, St. Mary’s Bay North and Placentia.

We offer the following loans to clients:

  • Social Enterprise Loan
  • General Business Loan
  • Innovation Loan
  • Youth Loan
  • First Time Entrepreneur Loan

CBDC Avalon West is located at 1 O’Reilly Street, Placentia. Please contact us for more information regarding our programs and services.

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NLOWE

Contact: Paula Flood

Address:2nd Floor, Regatta Plaza II
84-86 Elizabeth Avenue
St. John's, NL
A1A 1W7

Your goal is to succeed in business, ours is to make sure you do!

Founded in 1997, NLOWE has been supporting and encouraging women entrepreneurs for two decades. Women entrepreneurs face unique challenges and opportunities; we provide the support you need to overcome challenges and take advantage of exciting opportunities as you start your venture or grow your existing business.

You can access our services free of charge, no matter where you live, because our Business Advisors are located in every region of the province and will travel to you. We stay ahead of economic trends so that we can encourage business development in key growth sectors, and we offer training opportunities to help you take advantage of changes in the economy.

NLOWE’s mandate is simple… provide programs and services that connect and support women within Newfoundland and Labrador to start, grow and advance their businesses.

Placentia Area Development Association

Contact: Tiffany Seay-Hepditch

Address:16 Prince William Drive
Placentia, NL
A0B2Y0

PADA is a not-for-profit corporation developed for the purpose of pursuing social and economic resource development in the Placentia area.
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Placentia Rowing Club

Contact: Gene Collins

Address:Box 1, Site 1
Placentia, NL
A0B2Y0

The Placentia Regatta is like a festival of games, food concessions, and music, all centered around a full day of six-person, fixed-seat boat races on the beautiful Southeast Arm.

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Royal Canadian Legion – Branch 33 Placentia

Contact: William Cochrane - President

Address:19 Veteran's Way
P.O. Box 67
Placentia, NL
A0B 2Y0

The mission of the Royal Canadian Legion Dr. William Collingwood Memorial Branch 33 Placentia is to serve Veterans, including serving military and RCMP members and their families, to promote Remembrance, and to serve our communities and our country. Branch 33 coordinates the annual Remembrance Day (November 11) and Memorial Day (July 1) services in Placentia. The Royal Canadian Legion Building located on Veterans Way in Placentia features an auditorium which is available for rental. It is an ideal space for community events, social events such as weddings, birthday parties, family gatherings and more. Catering services are available. The building also includes a bar which is open seven days a week. The bar area features an interesting display of military related artifacts.