CAIC provides loans & equity investments to groups, organizations & cooperatives assisting in the economic development of disadvantaged people or communities and whose objectives are considered to be of social benefit by CAIC's board of Directors. The organization may be a corporation or a co-operative. The investment may be debt or equity, secured or unsecured.
CAIC is very supportive of community loan funds and is interested in partnering with organizations that provide the necessary business skills and technical support to ensure successful social enterprises.
For more information on how your organization can access affordable and flexible financing from a lender who understands your needs contact: Beth Coates and/or Valerie Lemieux at caic.ca