Social Innovation: Exploring Alternate Sources and Forms of Financing to Scale Social Impact in Communities

Submitted by Natasha Pei on September 6, 2017 - 3:01am

Over the past few decades, social finance has played a key role in scaling the work of organizations in local and global communities. In this webinar, Yassaman Nouri is joined by Graham Cubitt (Indwell) to identify how social finance fits under the larger umbrella of the finance industry and highlight key players that make up the supply and demand sides of the social finance ecosystem, including examples of players in the Canadian ecosystem that may offer these types of funds.They walk us through how alternative sources and forms of finance have helped organizations scale their impact, with a particular focus on impact investing, and conclude the session by sharing tools and resources to help you identify types and sources of funding that may be the right fit for your project or organization,

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Take Your Learning Further

  • Visit the Indwell website to learn more about how this charity is creating more affordable housing in southern Ontario
  • Catch up in the Social Innovation webinar series by watching the first webinar: Exploring Social Enterprise as an Alternate Business Structure. Watch the Recording Now.
  • Join Yassaman Nouri for the final webinar in the Social Innovation series: Leveraging Systems Thinking to Improve Community Partnerships. Thursday, September 14, 2017 | Register Now
  • Meet Yassaman Nouri and the full Tamarack Institute faculty in-person at the Community Change Institute. Explore themes of community innovation as well as community engagement, collaborative leadership, collective impact, and evaluating community impact. September 25-29, 2017 | Learn More