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Celebrating Canadian Innovation Week

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This Canadian Innovation Week, we’re celebrating the innovations and innovators doing the work to bring the most promising and transformative models, enterprises, and solutions to the world.
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CSI Network News: Resending “13 Earth Tech Ventures Winning Big”

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This week in CSI Network News: Resending “13 Earth Tech Ventures Winning Big”. Oops! A link was broken in today’s newsletter. Let’s fix that. 

CSI Network News: Celebrating Innovation and Innovators

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This week in CSI Network News: Celebrating Innovation and Innovators. Inside: Spotlighting work in climate, community wealth, and social ventures

13 Earth Tech Ventures Winning Big for the Planet

Climate Ventures, Programs
Over six months, our 2020 Earth Tech cohort earned and raised $4M, supported 76 jobs, and established 116 partnerships. Now, our 2021 cohort is on track to match that success. We’re profiling the big wins of our cohorts as they champion cleantech solutions that tackle pressing environmental challenges.

Celebrating Canadian Innovation Week

News, Next Economy
This Canadian Innovation Week, we’re celebrating the innovations and innovators doing the work to bring the most promising and transformative models, enterprises, and solutions to the world.

Join Our Team and Help Shape The Next Economy

Next Economy, Staff

How WOSEN is Designing Inclusive Entrepreneurship

Programs, Social Ventures
What does it take to create a truly inclusive economy? At WOSEN, it starts with disrupting and redesigning how entrepreneurship supports are offered and received. The Women of Ontario Social Enterprise Network prioritizes inclusive design principles so that women and gender non-binary entrepreneurs can unleash their full potential.

How We’re Helping Build Community Wealth in Regent Park

Community Wealth
Community wealth creation is a new way of developing local economies by strengthening community infrastructure. And while the strategy might be new, its core principles are ancient. People need people. Trust does not happen overnight. Community is built through organic, everyday interactions. We know this. The “Our Neighbourhood Project” operationalizes it.

How 2020 Transformed Social Entrepreneurship 101

Programs, Social Enterprise
When the world shut down, individuals from different corners of the globe signed up in droves for CSI’s Social Entrepreneurship 101. Let us tell you why — and what they found.

WOSEN’s Troop Closes Pre-Seed Funding at 300K

Member Stories, News
CSI’s WOSEN participant, Troop, is at it again. Troop recently took part in our Investment Readiness Supports program. Now, the tech startup just closed its pre-seed round of funding at $300,000. 
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