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It’s up to us!

Community is at the heart of CSI. We celebrate our successes together, and we support each other through the tough times. With your support, that community will remain dynamic and resilient, ensuring that CSI remains an environment for true social innovation, where real change happens on a daily basis.

Join us

The Centre for Social Innovation provides coworking, community and catalyzing programs for over 1000 social mission organizations in Toronto, New York and London, Ontario. Become a member and be part of to creating a just world, a world that puts people and planet first.

Give to the Community Fund

The Community Fund is held by an affiliate charity, the Social Innovation Institute. The fund has been established to foster social innovation through continued free programming, enhancements to existing programs, and the curation of new programs that will strengthen our community of world-changing members and give them the skills they need to succeed.


Become part of the Social Innovation Circle

By making a donation to the Community Fund you can become a part of the CSI Social Innovation Circle where you’ll enjoy unique access to visionary social innovators and entrepreneurs in Canada and from around the world who are collaborating on some of the most challenging social issues of our time.

Through exclusive events and thought-provoking publications, you will join the conversation and gain insights from across the social innovation ecosystem that is creating a better world. In addition to gaining direct access to global thinkers and their and insights, you’ll also enjoy many other benefits as a member of the Social Innovation Circle.

Enjoy donor benefits:

$25-$499 Cumulative

Exclusive briefings with SI/SE experts at complimentary events

Complimentary subscription to CSI News & Ideas, weekly e-Newsletter, CLICK with breaking news from the CSI community

Complimentary subscription to Collider magazine

Recognition of your support in CSI publications and online

Exclusive access to ticketed CSI events

$500-$999 Cumulative

Everything in the Friend Tier, PLUS..

Exclusive access to pre-cocktail party at CSI ticketed events

$1000 - $4999 Cumulative

Everything in the Friend and Supporter Tiers, PLUS..

CEO's book pick of the year

$5000-$9999 Cumulative

Everything in the Friend, Supporter, and Sustainer Tiers PLUS..

Community Membership with access to CSI SI/SE Digital Network

Partners & Supporters

The Social Innovation Institute is grateful to its partners and donors for helping to put people and planet first. This list recognizes annual cumulative contributions between July 1, 2019 and May 31, 2020.

VISIONARY ($50,000+)

  • McConnell Foundation
  • Suncor Energy Inc.

SUSTAINER ($1,000 – $4,999)

  • Denny Manchee
  • Eric Meerkamper
  • Marie Moliner

FRIEND ($25 – $499)

  • Valerie Adriaanse
  • Paul Antze
  • Ann Armstrong
  • Anahita Belanger
  • Solange Belluz
  • Angela Bischoff
  • Louanne Chan
  • Common Thread Collective
  • Tanya Cothran
  • Jason Dojc
  • Steven Doman
  • Ecotone
  • Raissa Espiritu
  • Rick Findlay
  • Valerie Fox
  • Elias George
  • David Gotlib
  • Kelly Hawke Baxter
  • Allyson Hewitt
  • Adam Jamkhou
  • Ryan Knight
  • Ron Koperdraad
  • Debra Lary
  • Eli Levin
  • Anna Liu
  • John Napoleone
  • Ratna Omidvar
  • Katie Perconti
  • Matthew Price
  • Khondkar Rabbani
  • Joanna Reynolds
  • Anne Simpson-Porco
  • Smooth River Consulting
  • Annelies Tjebbes
  • Brittany Twiss
  • UrbaneCyclist Worker Co-Op
  • Ronny Yaron
  • Helen Yung
  • Jennifer Zelmer
  • Stanislav Zlobinski
  • Anonymous (4)


If you have any questions, please contact:

Raissa Espiritu
Director of Partnerships