Initiatives

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  • The MaRS Centre for Impact Investing & Virgin Unite Canada have partnered to develop a new, national fund to support Canadian entrepreneurs tackling social and environmental challenges.

  • At the 2014 Social Finance Forum, the governments of Ontario and California announced an exciting new impact investing partnership focused on enabling impact investing infrastructure, knowledge exchange, venture exchange and joint programming to support industry development.

  • The Centre announced the third Annual Social Finance Innovator Award winners (for “Moving Money That Matters”). The Award was given to MEDA & Mountain Lion Agriculture after a very competitive race with 1,000+ votes from engaged readers.

  • The Social Impact Investment Taskforce, launched by the G8, aims to catalyze the development of the global social impact investment market.