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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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Member Stories, Programs
A typical week for Cat Yeung sees her baking and following local food security initiatives. Find out how the founder of Monster Breads bound her values to her bread-making in our latest from the WOSEN program.
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After noticing her mother's diminishing social circle, Charlene created Amintro. Amintro is both an online social platform, and an information hub for those who are 50 years or older.
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Chef Pam is the creator and chef at Fanjoy Culinary and Wellness Centre, a concept that started as a restaurant and became a social enterprise focusing on blending culinary education with counseling techniques.
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Stronger and happier families make a better and healthier society. Dipti is the founder of U&Me Ritual and invented Mindful Diya, a tool that helps family members to relax, restore and rejoice together.

What's On

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  • CSI Accelerates
  • Climate Ventures
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: March 2022
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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