The field of social finance is still relatively new and criteria for what devines an enterprise that is eligible for social financing is not written in stone.
A good rule of thumb is if the primary purpose of your enterprise is social, it is likely that you qualify to receive social financing. Importantly, it is not necessary to be a registered charity or non-profit to have access to social finance.
THE WHAT, WHY, WHO, AND MOST IMPORTANTLY, THE HOW OF SOCIAL FINANCE IN CANADA.
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The contents of Your Guide to Social Finance is general in nature, current only as of the date of publication and is provided for informational purposes only. It is not intended to provide professional investment or financing advice. Please consult a certified professional before making any decision regarding your investments and financing.