Give Back Economy

Emilie

Emilie is a social innovator who combines social enterprise, education and politics at the age of 23. She has quite a story to tell. For more information www.communityinnovationhub.org

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Ability Online

Michelle

Providing youth/young adults with disabilities, parents and professionals a secure online experience that removes social barriers and promotes independence, respect, acceptance and inclusion.

See http://abilityonline.org/

For more information www.communityinnovationhub.org

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The Village Hive

Charlotte Kirby

The Village Hive is a co-working space started by Charlotte Kirby and now has two locations-one in Markham and one in Toronto, She is open to creating new locations. https://thevillagehive.ca/

For more information www.communityinnovationhub.org

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Herowork

Paul Latour

For more information www.communityinnovationhub.org

https://www.herowork.com/

Why HeroWork Was Created

HeroWork was originally created to improve the state of buildings that house charities. But we quickly learned that a modern-day barn raising is about much more than a fast-paced renovation, or what we call Radical Renovations. From our first project in Victoria, BC, we witnessed an increased sense of pride and engagement for clients, staff and volunteers inhabiting the new space.

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Stone SOUP Network

alexa

For more information www.communityinnovationhub.org Stone Soup Network is a community development project that connect businesse with families who have needs. Check out the web site https://stonesoupnetwork.ca/ with Rev. Alexa Gilmore, winner of an early version of https://www.socialinnovationchallenge.ca/

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Poverty Social Enterprise Bissell Centre

Gary St. Amand

For more information www.communityinnovationhub.org

Bissell Centre commitment is to end poverty in our community. Impossible? Can’t be done? That is the same things that were said to Edison and the Wright brothers. Where would we be today if they believed those things could not be accomplished? When we believe something is impossible, we act as if that is true and as a result we make it true—it becomes a self-fulfilling prophecy. https://bissellcentre.org/about/

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Compassionate Justice

Speaker Series

For more information www.communityinnovationhub.org and [email protected]

http://esgunited.org/local-outreach/compassionate-justice A speaker series and site includes videos of speakers. Attendance has been up to 900.

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Small Economy Works

Ajmal Sataar

For more information www.communityinnovationhub.org

Small Economy Works is a social enterprise that works in local contexts to catalyze grassroots economic empowerment solutions that make small communities thrive in the 21st century. Our work for the past three years has been focused on remote Arctic communities in Canada, through our platforms Inspire Nunavut and Inspire Nunavik. These initiatives have invigorated grassroots economies and resilience in the arts, culture, essential services, food, apparel, and among others.

https://www.smalleconomyworks.com/

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MyPass Kit mental health

Tina Chan

For more information www.communityinnovationhub.org

The PASS kit, is a self care tool for communities and individuals to manage daily stressors ... In your community ... PASS wants to do the same for mental health. http://www.mypasskit.com/

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Winged Canvas

Fei Lu

For more information www.communityinnovationhub.org

Winged Canvas offers virtual art programs for aspiring visual artists, We teach art foundations to students around the world through live online classes, step by step demonstrations, and personalized feedback,
This art hub did a pivot due to the virus and is now virtual and global. https://www.wingedcanvas.com/

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2019