Canada's Social Finance Fund update!

We have all the details on federal budget and feedback, podcast and case studies.

Government of Canada's Budget 2019 has provided great momentum for social finance in Canada.

In the section "Delivering Real Change", you can read details and see VERGE featured as a national example in Ontario.

You can now weigh in on the Social Finance Fund’s Investment Readiness Stream

Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) is seeking feedback from social purpose organizations, social finance intermediaries, entrepreneurs, academics and social innovators on the design and delivery of the Investment Readiness Stream of the federal Social Finance Fund.

You can participate by reading the discussion guide and filling out this questionnaire or by emailing ESDC with your ideas or comments. Deadline to contribute: May 31, 2019

Click for podcast to hear from CCEDNet, VERGE and Miller Thompson about the fund from folks in the industry

For a deeper dive into cases of social innovation and social finance beyond what is available on website and social media, check out these case studies from the field:

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