World Vision Canada support across two areas:
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.
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.
A Commitment to impact
THE SOCIAL VENTURE FUND HAS IDENTIFIED 3 PRIMARY AREAS OF FOCUS.
End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture.
Good Health and Well-being
Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.
Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
DECENT WORK & ECONOMIC GROWTH
Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all.