Capital for Communities

In the last 20 years, new models of community investment and community enterprise have arisen to help get capital to communities. They in turn have raised still more questions, especially about the ability of communities to put capital to work, responsibly and effectively. Now, recession and rapid changes in energy, food, and climate have elevated community capital from a "chronic" issue to an "acute" one.

Capital for Communities concerns how capital can be made to play a catalytic role in our response to these enormous challenges. (For print copies, contact CCCR.)


Additional Required & Optional Readings for MACD Program: 507 Development Finance



The following organizations supported the publication of Capital for Communities: the Canadian Community Investment Network Co-operative, Assiniboine Credit Union, Ontario Trillium Foundation, Vancity Savings Credit Union, Vancity Community Foundation, Nova Scotia Co-operative Council, and the Canadian CED Network. Thank you!

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