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Financing your Social Enterprise - Shared screen with speaker view
Michèle Hébert
16:39
Good morning everyone!
Leslie McMechan, Executive Director - CJHS
17:28
Good Morning Everyone! I'm the ED of the Calgary John Howard Society! Jane, It's OK. After last night's hockey game, I should be apologizing to you!
Matthew Knox
17:44
Good Morning. :)
INTONOVUS Canada
18:11
Good Morning. Gary Ellis here from Impact Calgary
Himani Nailwal
18:35
Good Morning! I am Himani Nailwal, Associate Innovation Manager, Innovate Calgary. Here to learn more on social finance.
INTONOVUS Canada
19:54
Yay Jane. Nicely done $67M.
Jordana Armstrong
21:35
Thanks for sharing! Please feel free to drop questions you have for the speakers into the chat
INTONOVUS Canada
25:18
Love to hear about startup social enterprise financing
INTONOVUS Canada
28:01
Like to also hear about things like social bonds, community trusts to plug into the social financing models
Jordana Armstrong
28:34
Thanks Gary! I've noted that
Jordana Armstrong
33:39
"its important to think at a systems level" - yes!
Leslie McMechan, Executive Director - CJHS
36:14
This sounds big! As a "newby" in this area, it sounds too big for us to be part of. How do you scale it down in order to start it up and perhaps, scale it up?
Bontu Galataa
37:34
When it comes to the borrowing criteria, what is the major difference between a social finance loan than a business loan say at BDC? (other than the social impact aspect)
INTONOVUS Canada
38:47
Alignment
Bontu Galataa
48:38
Thank you Jane!
Michèle Hébert
49:53
Bradford, could you please write the name of the framework in the chat?
Jordana Armstrong
49:59
For folks who just joined, please feel free to drop questions in the chat
Anna MacKinnon
50:49
Great to learn about these tools! Are there any rules of thumb for % of equity given to investors or debt repayment, particularly when aiming to run a cost recovery model (i.e., not looking to make a profit).
Bontu Galataa
57:41
Thanks Bradford!
Bontu Galataa
01:11:19
I love that!
Jordana Armstrong
01:11:39
"Don't be afraid of money - respect it, know how to use it, but don't be afraid of it"
Leslie McMechan, Executive Director - CJHS
01:11:48
I'd love to stay but I've a hard stop at 10. Thanks for this. very informative and provided me with lots to think about. We are exploring through Innoweave our feasibility of starting a SE. This is a reminder to not be afraid to admit that we may have an "ugly baby".
Michèle Hébert
01:11:49
What is the spelling of the framework or analysis that Bradford referred to several times?
Jordana Armstrong
01:12:17
I've asked Bradford to share. If he doesn't we'll make sure to send to all attendees.
Leslie McMechan, Executive Director - CJHS
01:12:21
Bye everyone!
Jordana Armstrong
01:12:27
Thanks, Leslie!
Michèle Hébert
01:12:41
I do not believe he understood what you were referring to.
Nicola Quiggin
01:13:03
Got to hop off, thank you for this!
Elizabeth Tingle
01:13:03
I think it's VRIO analysis.
Jane Bisbee Social Enterprise Fund
01:14:01
Thanks so much, great questions!
Chantal Palmer
01:14:11
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Kamala D. Patel
01:14:45
Thank you!