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Strengthening the Social Enterprise Ecosystem in Ontario

The Centre for Social Innovation (CSI) with partners, MaRS, Ryerson’s Social Venture Zone and the Vaughan Small Business Enterprise Centre are thrilled to be working with the Ministry of Economic Development and Growth, Social Enterprise Unit. The O.N.E. Social Enterprise partnership will increase the capacity of the Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs to support social enterprise acceleration, within communities throughout Ontario. Our focus is the Central Region and we are working alongside the leadership groups who are simultaneously, building capacity in the East, West and Northern regions.

The Ministry of Economic Development and Growth, announced the launch of the O.N.E. Social Enterprise Partnership Program today: Helping Social Enterprises Scale Up – Province Creates Partnerships to Accelerate Growth for Social Entrepreneurs

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