CED Profile: Inner City Development Inc.

The Canadian CED Network

Year: 2011

This is one of the Canadian CED Network’s CED in Manitoba Profiles Project produced 50 stories of Manitoba communities working to build fairer and stronger local economies, reduce poverty, and revitalize neighbourhoods.

People who work in CED understand that there are many people who face significant barriers to employment in the formal labour markets. Social enterprises are quickly becoming a popular solution to this problem by using a business model to create social benefits where the market has not responded.