Making sense of funding opportunities for social enterprises

In spite of the growing interest of investors and donors in social entrepreneurship, funding for early-stage ventures remains difficult to secure, leading some entrepreneurs to make decisions that may not align with the core mission of their organization. Devex explores funding types and how social enterprises can target the right sources for their organization.

About the author

  • Flavie Halais

    Flavie Halais is a contributor based in Montreal who covers cities and international social issues. In 2013-2014, Flavie was an Aga Khan Foundation Canada International Fellow, reporting for Nation Media Group in Nairobi, Kenya. She’s also reported from Rwanda, Brazil and Colombia.