Social Venture Fund
Canadian Investment, Global Impact
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Fund Criteria

Bridging Gaps, Meeting Needs, Fostering Collaboration. 

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World Vision Canada support across two areas:

SEED STAGE
Entrepreneurs with a world-changing idea that need help building their business plan and securing initial grant and investment funding ($25-50K). Applicants may only apply to the seed stage through the World Vision Social Innovation Challenge.

ACCELERATION STAGE
Established companies seeking support to expand into a developing market context and requiring $100 - $250K of funding. Applicants may apply to the Acceleration Stage through the Social Venture Fund. 

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A Commitment to impact 



THE SOCIAL VENTURE FUND HAS IDENTIFIED 3 PRIMARY AREAS OF FOCUS.


ZERO HUNGER

End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture.


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Good Health and Well-being

Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.


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Gender Equality 

Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls


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DECENT WORK & ECONOMIC GROWTH

Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all.