Hornepayne Economic Development Corporation

Hornepayne Economic Development

The Hornepayne Economic Development Corporation is a not for profit organization established in order to aid in promoting and developing economic development within the Northern Ontario community of Hornepayne.

Ministry Grant Applications 

Community Adjustment Committee

Objective: To partner with the Hornepayne Township Municipality to create a strategic plan for the Community of Hornepayne (July 2011)

The strategic plan outlined:

  • Hornepayne & Area Economy 
  • Economic Factors Influencing Development 
  • Forestry Factors 
  • Tourism Factors
  • Retail & Small Businesses Factors 
  • Vision and Mission regarding Strategic Plan
  • Strategies & Objectives 
  • Local Demographic Profile (2006 Census from Statistics Canada) 
  • Strategic Plan for Municipal Council 

 

Download "Strategic Plan 2010"

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Hornepayne Action Center

Objective: to provide assistance to workers laid off as a result of the closure or downsizing by their employer.  Workers who have recently lost their jobs usually have many questions and need information before they can make a decision about what to do next. The committee is there to help the laid-off workers find the information they need and help them deal with their problems and concerns.  

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Healthy Community Fund 

Objective: To promote sustainable food sources, healthy eating, nutrition, and injury prevention in a inter-generational gardening program. 
Gardening workshops 
Stretching/UV protection workshops 
5 Active gardening sites
Committee meetings 
Website, Facebook, Email and Twitter development 
Tips newsletters 
 Healthy recipes Cookbook

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L.I.C. Grants 

1. Marketing Grant

The Rebranding exercise this will help us better market ourselves to potential entrepreneurs; help create a positive images, new and fresh image. The creation of a new Hornepayne brand will help the community better market ourselves to our existing market and potentially aid in expansion into new markets and niches. The design of a brand, symbol, design & logo will help the community use a consistent image or logo when marketing the community. (On going project) 

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2. Communications Package 

Purchased equipment for office, In order to, be in contact with potential entrepreneurs making it easier to aid them in starting a new business in Hornepayne and will allow for more economic development within the community.

What was purchased: 
Sound station 2 with LCD display conference phone
LCD 55 inch TV 
3M Overhead Projector 
Computer 
Web cam for TV

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3.  Community Adjustment Committee 

L.I.C. Grant was used to start up the Community Adjustment Committee program. 

See above for more information 

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