Vancity’s Community Investment division
Vancity’s Community Investment division is committed to financing and supporting organizations that are purposefully and successfully increasing the social, economic, and environmental well-being of their communities. We offer a wide range of financing and funding options, including grants, senior lending, mezzanine finance, equity, and patient capital, to help organizations that are making the biggest difference in (or to) the community achieve success. We are at the intersection of financial services and social change, where financial strength and innovative business strategy to create street-level impact in diverse communities and where the term “making a difference” is not just a catch- phrase; it’s part of the DNA of a profitable cooperative that’s committed to a triple bottom line, where we work to try to make every transaction contribute to the financial, environmental and social well-being of the community where we live and work.
Vancity Community Capital
Vancity’s Community Capital team is part of the Vancity Community Investment division of Vancity. Vancity Community Capital provides growth capital to profitable high-impact B.C. based businesses, social enterprises, social ventures and not-for-profit organizations. Financing includes lending or equity or a mix of both. The team is comprised of experienced, innovative investment professionals who lead the market in financings that support social change and help the communities where we live and work.