Scale Collaborative researched 4 Vancouver Island social enterprises to learn how they financed their launch and growth.

Social finance and investment is a critical pillar in any social enterprise eco-system. Based on mapping work through VISIZ, there are recognized gaps in the local eco-system, and a mis-match between investors and enterprises. Scale, in partnership with Vancity, conducted case studies on 4 local enterprises to learn how they financed their ventures.

Scale – Case Study – Full Document
Cowichan Green Scale – Case Study – Cowichan
Scale – Case Study – SaltHarrow
Scale – Case Study – SPUD
Victoria Social Innovation Centre Scale – Case Study – VSICS