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PARO Peer Lending Circles Information Sessions this June!

Community Futures Peterborough and PARO Centre are holding two information sessions this June on PARO Peer Lending Circles, which offer a women’s micro-loan program.

By joining or starting a Circle, you may be eligible for micro-financing through PARO Peer Lending Circle Program! There are grants/financial contributions/loans available from $500 to $5000.

PARO Peer Lending Circles increase women’s access to:

  • Business plan development and training
  • Networking, peer support, mentoring and encouragement
  • Opportunity to access/share business knowledge


  1. Tiny Greens (431 George St North, Peterborough) on Wednesday June 19th from 6:30-8 pm
  2. Lock Stop Cafe (1919 Lakehurst Rd., Buckhorn) on Thursday, June 20th from 2-3:30 pm

If interested in attending, reach out to Pat at Community Futures Peterborough by emailing or by calling 705-745-5434.