You shouldn't brand community investment initiatives at all; that they should be built on the same values and value as the core enterprise.
The MaRS Centre for Impact Investing (CII) is looking for the next generation of impact leaders. This distinguished fellowship program provides individuals with exposure to the emergent impact investing market in Canada through four fellowship opportunities.
We ended off 2012 with 61 Canadian B Corps and are gearing up to spread more B Corp love this year - we're hosting events in Ottawa and Montreal, and you’re invited!
On November 8th and 9th 2012, hundreds of entrepreneurs, along with members of the corporate, non-profit and academic communities gathered at the fifth annual Social Finance Forum in Toronto. Hosted by the MaRS Centre for Impact Investing, the sold out event featured numerous presentations, workshops and networking sessions aimed at examining the current opportunities and challenges surrounding impact measurement. Day 2 of the Forum kicked off with a compelling opening address by Bart Houlahan, founder of B Lab.
What was the conversation around SOCAP12 like? What are the most interesting things that people said (and heard)? Here's an all-too-incomplete glimpse of the many wonderful thoughts and images that flowed around Fort Mason last week.