Toronto Enterprise Fund

Impact Areas:

Non-profit organizations to develop and grow social enterprises; improve income for unemployed, underemployed

Abbreviation:

TEF

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Funding Amount:

$10k - $25k, $25k - $50k, $5k - $10k

Geographic Area:

Toronto

Summary:

Provides seed funding to the winners of the Toronto Enterprise Fund?s 2012 Business Plan Competition for social enterprises that provide transitional or permanent employment for people who are marginalized. A social enterprise is a business owned by a non-profit organization that is directly involved in the production and/or sale of goods and services for the blended purpose of generating income and fulfilling a social, cultural and/or environmental mission.

Program Objective:

For social enterprises that provide transitional or permanent employment for people who are marginalized

Investment Type:

Grants

Key Features:

To apply for a grant, the organization or group must have a comprehensive business plan and enter the Toronto Enterprise Fund 2011 Business Plan Competition

Client Group:

Organizations