Here is an inventory of some microfinance practice in Canada. The best way to stay abreast of the field is to follow

ACCESS Community Capital Fund

Alterna Community Micro-finance Program

Black Creek Community Collaborative – Black Creek Microcredit

CAIC – Community Alternative Investmant Cooperative

Calmeadow Nova Scotia

Community Forward Fund – see also their page on Debaj Creation Centre and Hamilton Artists Inc.

FirstOntario Credit Union – Hamilton

FirstOntario Credit Union – Niagara

Miziwe Biik Development Corporation – note Thunderbird entries

Ottawa Community Loan Fund

PARO Centre for Women’s Enterprise

Rise Asset Development

Saint John Community Loan Fund

Social Economy Centre – page here is Inspirations Studio

Vancity and Vancouver Foundation Resilient Capital

Youth Social Innovation Capital Fund


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