Social Enterprise and Entrepreneurship (SEE), Northern Region Partnership is funded by Ontario’s Ministry of Economic Development and Growth, with aims at strengthening the network of support for Social Enterprise in Ontario.
NORDIK, together with the Northwest Regional Innovation Centre in Thunder Bay, the Timmins Economic Development Corporation’s Business Enterprise Centre, YouLaunch with the Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Centre in Sault Ste. Marie and PARO Centre for Women’s Enterprise in Thunder Bay are partnering to support social enterprise development in Northern Ontario through SEE.
These regional social enterprise partnerships are comprised of a lead organization along with a Regional Innovation Centre (RIC), Small Business Enterprise Centre (SBEC), Campus-Linked Accelerators (CLA) and other Social Enterprise support organizations.
In SEE’s case, the Northwest Regional Innovation Centre is the RIC, the Timmins Economic Development Corporation’s Business Enterprise Centre is the SBEC, YouLaunch with the Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Centre is the CLA and PARO Centre for Women’s Enterprise is the Social Enterprise support organization.