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Welcome to Canada’s Largest Social Innovation Community

Members of the Centre for Social Innovation work across sectors to create a better world. We accelerate their success and amplify their impact through the power of coworking, community, and collaboration. Together, we’re building a movement to put people and planet first.

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CSI is home to over 3,000 members across two locations.
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CSI has supported over 5,000 social impact organizations since launching in 2004.
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Our members have a combined annual revenue of over $250M.

Everything our members need to thrive

Workspace, programs and community created with intention for and by today’s changemakers.

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Space

CSI is internationally recognized as a pioneer in the creation of shared coworking spaces for social innovation in Canada and beyond. We offer flexible hot desk packages right up to fully equipped offices with all the perks.

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Programs

From growing early-stage ventures in our accelerators to launching new enterprises through our labs, we provide people with the knowledge, skills, connections and resources they need to accelerate their success and amplify their impact.

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Community

We know the importance of building lasting relationships and strong networks. Our curated events and initiatives create ongoing opportunities for CSI members to come together, share, collaborate, and make change online and offline.

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Newsletter
This week in CSI Network News: World’s largest companies to pay more under global tax overhaul. Plus: How to land press coverage for your startup or nonprofit
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This week in CSI Network News: We’re recruiting for Earth Tech 2022 🌎. Our accelerated ventures have earned and raised $7.8M, supported 142 jobs, and more!
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This week in CSI Network News: Rewriting the rules of philanthropy. Plus: What does equitable infrastructure look like?
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From creating circular fashion designs to increasing representation in data science, these entrepreneurs are changing the world – and raising the capital to do it.

What's On

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  • CSI Accelerates
  • Climate Ventures
Five accelerator programs for Canadians tackling climate and water challenges through the power of entrepreneurship. Access mentors, advisors, training, and networks with Accelerate from Anywhere. All you need is an internet connection!
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  • CSI Educates
  • Climate Ventures
Apply by: September 19, 2021
Learn the foundations of impact entrepreneurship and begin your journey, from identifying the right problem to turning your solution into a sustainable business model.
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