Posts tagged Support
Pawsology: Harnessing the Healing Power of Dogs

Pawsology is a St. John’s-based not-for-profit that offers alternative tools and resources to those suffering from mental illness. Now they have collaborated with MBO to secure expansion financing through the Support loan program. The Social Enterprise development funds will allow Pawsology to purchase and train two new therapy dogs and to promote their programs.

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Building Upon Success: St. John’s Tool Library Expanding Social Enterprise

The St. John’s Tool Library will soon begin hammering away at expansion plans thanks to their new partnership with Metro Business Opportunities and the financing provided by their Support loan program. The Tool Library will use the Social Enterprise development funds to expand their inventory of equipment and grow their membership base.

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'Guide to the Good' making it easier to go local, social, and green

MBO is proud to help launch a new Social Enterprise that will make it easier for residents and visitors alike to choose local products and services, and live a more sustainable lifestyle. The Guide to the Good will act as an online directory, offering consumers an easy to navigate database of local, social, and green companies.

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MBO & CHHA-NL partner to address community needs with Social Enterprise

MBO is excited to announce our partnership with the Canadian Hard of Hearing Association, which will see them starting a new Social Enterprise. MBO is providing the start-up financing for this Online Learning Portal, which will offer e-learning classes and training related to hearing loss and noise awareness across the province and the world. 

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Business Students Getting First-Hand Experience in Social Entrepreneurship

Business Students for Social Goals is a joint initiative of Metro Business Opportunities and the College of the North Atlantic that will introduce the concept of Social Enterprise to business students and give them first-hand experience in Social Entrepreneurship.

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Social Enterprise Spotlight: Empower, the Disability Resource Centre

The first in a series of blog posts highlighting not-for-profit organizations who are accomplishing their goals through Social Enterprise. Read on to learn about the work of Empower, the Disability Resource Centre and how their thrift store Take-Two is supporting their mission.

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