The Investment Readiness Program

The Investment Readiness Program

Launched in June 2019, the Investment Readiness Program (IRP) is an initiative of the federal government aiming to support social purpose organizations for their participation in the social finance market. The IRP offers funding between $ 10,000 and $ 100,000 in non-repayable capital to buy services that help launch, design, measure and develop social purpose organizations.

The Investment Readiness Program (IRP) includes 25 partners:

  • Readiness Support Partners (5 funders)
  • Expert Service Providers (6 organisations)
  • Ecosystem Mobilization Initiatives (14 organisations) 
    • Knowledge Mobilizers
    • Indigenous Systems Mobilizers
    • Impact Measurement
    • For-Profit Mission-Driven
    • Social Finance Intermediaries
    • Social Research and Development