Affinity Credit Union Investing in Saskatchewan Social Enterprises

July 18, 2014

Affinity Credit Union‘s District 23 Social Enterprise competition is an exciting initiative that gives organizations within District 23 communities (Saskatoon, Warman and Muenster) the opportunity to receive a one-time investment of $50,000 in a social enterprise initiative. Whether you are ready to launch a new enterprise or want to grow an existing enterprise, these funds could make all the difference in taking your enterprise to the next level! 

Unsure if your organization is eligible to apply? Download the Social Enterprise Competition package and check out the application criteria. If your social enterprise works to strengthen your community through any of the following initiatives, you’re encouraged to submit your application​:

  • ​providing skills development, training and/or employment opportunities for individuals facing barriers to employment  or other disadvantaged populations
  • delivering services or products that: address key social, economic or environmental issues, meet unmet community needs, and/or improve conditions in disadvantaged communities or neighbourhoods.
  • generating revenue/profit that is re-invested in the delivery of a non-profit organization’s mission and services and contributes to the organization’s financial viability

Submit your application by October 6, 2014