Edmonton Social Enterprise Fund
Social enterprise and housing projects
$100k - $1Million, $5k - $10k
The Social Enterprise Fund (SEF) is a unique collaboration between the Edmonton Community Foundation (ECF) and the City of Edmonton. It powers change through social enterprise and affordable housing projects by providing access to debt financing and business talent.
Funding Amount: Grants $5k – $10k
Loans $250k – $400k
The SEF finances social enterprises and provides bridge financing to social and affordable housing projects.
5 year goal is to secure $11 million in capital and to invest this capital in loans to social enterprise and housing projects
Organizations: NFPs and registered charitable organizations in social housing and social enterprise, but also assist cooperatives with social missions.