Developing a social enterprise includes engaging your organization in a process of building organizational readiness, enterprise selection, business planning, launch and operations. Accessing the right tools and resources along the development path is essential. David will review the enp and other related resources you can access along your journey. Aaron will describe how Innoweave helps community organizations develop and launch their social enterprise ideas through workshops and coaching grants.
This webinar will provide:
• Key components of the social enterprise development path and what you need to know to proceed
• Review the Canadian Social Enterprise Guide
• Updates on Social Enterprise Canada / enp-Canada web based tools and resources
• Information on Innoweave workshops and coaching grants
• The network of resources across Canada
David Lepage (Team Manager, Enterprising Non-Profits)
David is the Team Manager of Enterprising Non-Profits (enp) supporting the development and growth of social enterprises. Enp provides resources, technical assistance, workshops, grants and is collaborating on creating an enabling environment for social enterprise across Canada. He has worked in the non-profit arena for over 35 years, in inner cities, and remote communities, diverse cultural communities, in multiple roles, from board, manager, staff, and funder.
Aaron Good (Managing Director, SiG@McConnell)
Aaron is the Managing Director responsible for Social Innovation at The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation and a Senior Associate of Canada’s Public Policy Forum. His responsibilities at the Foundation include the development and implementation of Innoweave, a platform to help nonprofts implement new approaches including social enterprise, social finance, strategic clarity, cloud computing, collective impact, developmental evaluation.
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