To be considered for non-repayable capital from IRP, applicants must meet all IRP eligibility criteria, provide the required supporting documentation and describe their social enterprise’s social, environmental or cultural impact or desired impact. Enterprises must demonstrate sound business practices and planning. As well:
- Friendship Centres or PTAs must have, or plan to operate, a mechanism that sell goods and/or services.
- The proposed project must move the organization forward (towards investment readiness) in its enterprise development.
- FCs and PTAs must demonstrate they have a detailed and appropriate budget for their project.