Social Innovation Canada is building a robust, connected ecosystem for social innovation practitioners in Canada. It weaves together existing assets and builds collaborative infrastructure to enable people, organizations and systems to problem solve better.
SI Canada advances this work through:
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One of our goals at RADIUS is to contribute to an adaptive, thriving, local, regional and national ecosystem for social innovation and social entrepreneurship. To advance this goal, in 2018 RADIUS joined Social Innovation Canada as a founding regional node and partner in BC.
As a regional node RADIUS supports local innovators by weaving connections, convening for information sharing and practice building, and wayfinding in the sector.
We currently convene two working groups:
To learn more or sign up for our upcoming events, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Notably, our efforts so far have been focused on Metro Vancouver. In 2020 and beyond we hope to build strong relationships with other nodes and networks throughout the province who can lead context and place-specific conversations in their own communities and regions, as well as local partnerships with grassroots leaders who haven’t traditionally been lifted up or seen by the social innovation community.
If you are an organization within BC with a focus on social innovation or systems change capacity and ecosystem building, please get in touch to see how SI Canada could support your work.