Dignity through work

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  Organization Name: JustWork Economic Initiative Location: Vancouver BC Project Title: JustRenos Buildup Project Amount Awarded: $60,000 Date Awarded: 25-11-2018 Purpose of Investment: To expand the capacity of a social enterprise for people unable to find traditional work in Vancouver. Participating Grantmakers: Bridgeway Foundation Burro Foundation Kehila Foundation David & Dorothy Lam Foundation Redleaf Foundation River Dali Foundation   Executive … Read More

Franchising social enterprise for greater employment

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Organization Name: The Raw Carrot Location: Paris ON Project Title: Social Enterprise Franchise Expansion Project Amount Awarded: $55,300 Date Awarded: 25-11-2018 Purpose of Investment: To expand the number of franchises of a social enterprise employing persons on disability. Participating Grantmakers: Bridgeway Foundation Burro Foundation John & Rebecca Horwood Kehila Foundation David & Dorothy Lam Foundation Redleaf Foundation River Dali Foundation … Read More

From homeless to artist

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Organization Name:  Outflow Ministry Location: Saint John NB Project Name: Artist-in-Residence Project Amount Awarded: $40,700 Date Awarded: 25-11-2018 Purpose of Investment: To jumpstart a social innovation project focused on the arts for the homeless in Saint John NB. Participating Grantmakers: Bridgeway Foundation Burro Foundation John & Rebecca Horwood Kehila Foundation David & Dorothy Lam Foundation Redleaf Foundation Executive Summary: Outflow … Read More