Social Enterprise

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Canada, United States
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For Profit
Business Stage
Growth

Active Impact Investments

Active Impact Investments are inspired by small, socially conscious companies that have successfully launched. They exist to support growth to the next level.

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Canada
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For Profit, Not-For-Profit
Business Stage
Early

seCatalyst

seCatalyst is a network of people and organizations interested in building a strong social innovation and social enterprise sector on Vancouver Island.

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Canada
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For Profit, Not-For-Profit
Business Stage
Early

The Social Enterprise Council of Canada

SECC is an alliance of social enterprise leaders who leverage their networks, knowledge and experience in order to build a strong and enabling environment for social enterprise.

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Canada
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For Profit, Not-For-Profit
Business Stage
Early, Growth

Social Enterprise Fund

The Social Enterprise Fund provides financial support in the form of loans to organizations in Alberta that are launching or growing a social enterprise.

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Canada
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For Profit
Business Stage
Early, Growth

VERGE

VERGE connects impact investors with local social / environmental enterprises that have a social or environmental mission at their core. Through their Social Enterprise Loan Fund and intermediary services, they will promote the growth of social enterprises and impact investors in London and surrounding counties.

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Canada, United States, International
Funding For
For Profit
Business Stage
Early, Growth

Enable Impact

Enable Impact offers accredited investors access to private syndicates and curated deals, and helps social entrepreneurs raise capital in a more targeted and efficient way. It is a conduit and catalyst to activate incremental capital into the impact sector – helping to grow businesses that have a social purpose and mission – in a more efficient and effective way.

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Canada, United States, International
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For Profit, Not-For-Profit
Business Stage
Early, Growth

Blended Value

Helpful resource that dives into the impact investing realm.

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Canada
Funding For
For Profit
Business Stage
Early

Social Innovation Generation

A collaboration partnership founded by The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation, MaRS Discovery District, PLAN Institute and the Waterloo Institute for Social Innovation and Resilience (WISIR).Blog with information on social innovation in Canada.

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Canada
Funding For
For Profit
Business Stage
Early

Canadian Social Enterprise Forum

The Canadian Social Entrepreneurship Foundation brings a fresh, innovative, high impact and energetic contribution to the Social Entrepreneurship field. It’s focus on education, mentorship, networking and resourcing is critical to the growth of a flourishing social economy in Canada.

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Canada
Funding For
For Profit
Business Stage
Early

Hubcap

B.C.’s online social innovation community, a place to find tools and resources, learn about new and ongoing social innovation projects, and connect with innovators, entrepreneurs, educators, funders, and public policy makers.

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Canada
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For Profit
Business Stage
Early

SiG Knowledge Hub

Information on social innovation in Canada and guidance for various stakeholders.

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Canada
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For Profit
Business Stage
Early

A Social Innovation Primer

A useful reference document with a background on social innovation.

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Canada
Funding For
Not-For-Profit
Business Stage
Early

Vancity enviroFund

The Vancity enviroFund program was created as a way to support innovative solutions that will advance Vancity’s vision to positively impact the environmental well-being of our members and their communities. Their goal is to create reciprocal partnerships that will further our vision of Redefining Wealth by supporting and advancing environmental sustainability. Criteria: https://www.vancity.com/AboutVancity/InvestingInCommunities/Grants/enviroFund/GuidelinesandApplicationProcess/. Criteria: Guidelines

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