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Spring Activator celebrating B Corp recertification
Posted on: November 17, 2021 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

What We Learned from Our B Corp Recertification Process

Spring Activator just got completed its first B Corp recertification! What does this mean? B Corp certification indicates that a business meets a set of high standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency as set out by the non-profit B Lab. It means that the impact of our …

Posted on: September 30, 2021 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

Meet the IMPACT Canada Startup Visa Program Participants of Fall 2021

We are so excited to welcome the following cohort of impact motivated entrepreneurs into the Canadian startup ecosystem and, of course, the Spring family!  After a challenging (almost) two years since the start of this pandemic, these business owners applied and got selected to participate in Spring’s IMPACT Startup Visa …

Moment Energy at Spring's 2021 National Impact Investor Challenge
Posted on: August 16, 2021 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

Transforming the Dragon’s Den Narrative: How the Impact Investor Challenge is Building a More Collaborative Investing Ecosystem

In 2019, Spring Activator launched its very first Impact Investor Challenge. Since then, we have successfully run four Challenges, leading to $350,000+ made in direct investments to the winners, thus far spanning four women-led and co-led ventures across cleantech, healthtech, and independent media. The program has also catalyzed approximately $4.8 …

Posted on: July 15, 2020 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

Spring Activator Launches BC’s First Online, Long-Term Business Resilience Program To Enable Economic Recovery For Entrepreneurs

Solution launches with six community partners to bolster critical need for free small business support Today, Spring Activator Inc, launched the Business Resilience Program, our online program designed to help small businesses and entrepreneurs recover from recent closures and other impacts related to COVID-19 by helping them evaluate their current …

Posted on: June 23, 2020 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

Business Resilience Launches in the District of Squamish

We’re thrilled to announce that the District of Squamish, supported by the Chamber of Commerce, Tourism Squamish, and the Downtown Squamish BIA, has launched the Business Resilience Program to business owners and entrepreneurs in the community.  Business Resilience: A Program Designed to Help You Recover, Adapt, and Survive Business Resilience is an online …

Posted on: June 17, 2020 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 1

Business Resilience Now Available to All Sunshine Coast Credit Union Members

We’re excited to announce that the Sunshine Coast Credit Union (SCCU), in partnership with Spring, has launched and is now providing the Business Resilience Program to any company on the Sunshine Coast free of charge.  The SCCU’s Reinforce Business Resilience Program offers a  three-tiered approach that provides Sunshine Coast business …