The Catalytic Event

With the recent launch of the Social Finance Fund, Andrea Nemtin, CEO of SI Canada shares her insights into the future of social finance.

A New Era for Systems Innovation

The Canada UK Social Innovation Immersion 2023 was a transformative experience, fostering connections, collaboration and learning. Explore reflections about the Immersion, and learn how delegates continue to find innovative ideas and solutions to a more equitable and sustainable future

Building Community Wealth

Community: a collective. Neighbours united. Togetherness. And Wealth: in funds? In capacity to act? In community care? 

What is home?

Photo by Ahmed Abbas In March 2023, the Hamilton Transit Oriented Affordable Housing (TOAH) Lab was launched, aimed at addressing a critical shortage of non-market housing. Specifically, the Hamilton TOAH lab is focused on identifying and co-developing financing solutions to preserve existing and create new affordable housing near transit corridors in the City of Hamilton, and to…

Earth Tech: 2050 – A Customized Accelerator for Canada’s Top Climate Tech Companies

By Barnabe Geis, Senior Director of Market Transformation  Recently, Foresight Canada and Social Innovation Canada opened recruitment for Earth Tech: 2050, an impact accelerator for top Canadian climate tech companies with the potential to each reduce half a gigatonne of CO2e by 2050. The deadline to apply is July 30! See details at the end of this…

An invitation to lead from the emerging future

(From left to right) Andrew Chunilall, CEO – Community Foundations of Canada, Vinod Rajasekaran, Publisher & CEO – Future of Good, Ajmal Sataar, Founder & CEO – Small Economy Works “When a crack opens up, stay with it.” Since my time in London, England as a delegate on the recent Canada – UK Social Innovation…

Une invitation au leadership de l’avenir émergent

Photo: The Photo Team « Lorsqu’une brèche s’ouvre, gardez l’oeil ouvert. » Depuis mon séjour à Londres, en Angleterre, en tant que délégué de la récente tournée d’immersion en innovation sociale Canada – Royaume-Uni, je me pose une question : si vous aviez la possibilité magique de voyager dans le passé et de vivre au Canada avant le…