enp-Ottawa and CISED Social Enterprise Mission Multiplier Grant: Apply by January 16

December 27, 2014

Is your non-profit organization:

  • exploring social enterprise as a means of enhancing the delivery of your mission or programs?
  • launching a social enterprise to respond to community needs?
  • growing a social enterprise to diversify revenue sources and improve self-sustainability?

If yes, then Enterprising Non-Profits (enp-Ottawa) and CISED will be of interest to you!

Through Enterprising Non-Profits (enp) program, CISED is able to provide technical assistance to non-profit organizations. The Mission Multiplier Grant can provide up to $5,000 in consulting services to enable non-profits whose base, activities, and benefits are in Ottawa to launch or grow their social venture.

To access a list of FAQs about the grant, click here.

The application can be downloaded directly here

To submit a completed application, or to find out more information contact us by email

enp’s informative ‘Build Your Social Enterprise’ workshop offers staff, board, and volunteers of non-profit organizations a day of learning on the ‘what and how’ of social enterprise.  Please note that all non-profits interested in applying for a Mission Multiplier Grant in one of the future rounds must attend this day-long social enterprise skills training workshop.  Topics covered include the reasons for operating a social enterprise, demonstrating value, the social enterprise development path, and a review of the enp-Ottawa grant requirements and process.

The deadline to apply is January 16th, 2015.