Yearly Archives: 2015

‘Tis the season to buy social

The Social Enterprise Council of Canada invites you to consider buying your gifts this holiday season from a social enterprise in your community. Across the country, there are ways to find social enterprises through directories and links. In the coming

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National Conference on Social Enterprise supporting Mental Health

Discovering Hidden Talent: A National Forum for Social Businesses Employing People with Mental Health Challenges _______ The Mental Health Commission of Canada presents a free, one-day, interactive forum on practical tools and resources and innovative practices that promote employment of

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Social Enterprise Learning Opportunities: Free Webinar Series

Measuring Impact for Employment Social Enterprises If your social enterprise offers employment to people with barriers, find out how TEF has used the Sustainable Livelihoods Framework for 15 years to measure success for a variety of business models. Anne Jamieson

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Become a member of SECC. Help shape the face of social entrepreneurship.

The Social Enterprise Council of Canada is delighted to be hosting more than 350 delegates in London Ontario to share stories of social enterprise from across the country. From social finance to social procurement, the discussions are vibrant, and there

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Canadian Conference on Social Enterprise 2015

The Social Enterprise Council of Canada is pleased to partner with Pillar Non Profit in London, Ontario to present the Fifth Canadian Conference on Social Enterprise. You are invited to join hundreds of existing and prospective social enterprise operators from

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SECC Social Enterprise Definition
Social enterprises are community-based businesses that sell goods or services in the market place to achieve a social, cultural and/or environmental purpose; they reinvest their profits to maximize their social mission.
SECC Vision, Mission, and Goal
We envision vibrant community-based social enterprises successfully contributing to creating healthy communities. Our Mission is to convene, inform and influence community-based social enterprises and their key stakeholders. Our strategic goal is to insure social enterprises have a supportive ecosystem that: · Enhances Their Business Skills · Assures Access To Capital · Creates Market Opportunities · Recognizes Their Impact · Provides Supportive Legislation And Regulations