Social Finance Case Studies (2017)

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