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  • February 27, 2017 - Build and Grow Your Social Enterprise Workshop

    Posted February 16th 2017

    Non-profits and social entrepreneurs are increasingly considering social enterprise – a blended value model where business methods are put to work achieving social impacts. This workshop will explain what social enterprise is and what it’s not, then lead participants through an overview of the typical steps in an enterprise’s early development. The facilitators will introduce participants to tools for deciding if you’re ready to take on an enterprise, how to clarify your idea, test it’s feasibility, plan the business model including legal and financial considerations, start-up and then evaluate and strengthen.

  • Looking for Young Leaders Interested in Social Entrepreneurship!

    Posted February 6th 2017

    Active Citizens
    Social Enterprise
    Looking for young leaders, between the ages of 18-35, interested in social entrepreneurship, the Sustainable Development Goals, and their local communities!

    Click the link below for more information.

  • BEST Information Sessions at the University of Winnipeg

    Posted January 27th 2017

    SEED’s BEST Program (Business & Enterprise Support & Training) begins with attendance at one of our BEST Information Sessions. Upon learning about SEED and our programs, workshop attendees are invited to apply to the first phase of the training process.

    SEED will be hosting additional BEST Information Sessions at the University of Winnipeg for 4 Wednesdays starting February 15, 2017.

    Click on the link below to register online.

  • Chance meeting leads to roof over her head - WFP 11/26/16

    Posted November 29th 2016

    Programs connect those in need with resources to get back on their feet. See full story below!

  • Submission deadline Dec. 7/16 - Asset Building Program Coordinator

    Posted November 24th 2016

    The Asset Building Program Coordinator will be responsible for working with participants to complete tax returns, apply for government benefits and solve financial problems. Please see posting below for full details.