Program Goals

The NAFC will support and encourage the growth and readiness of FCs and PTAs to join the social innovation and social finance ecosystem. Through the Investment Readiness Program funding, we aim to:

  • Increase Friendship Centre and PTA engagement in the social finance ecosystem;
  • Enhance Friendship Centres and PTA capacity to develop enterprises to help support service delivery and advance their respective missions;
  • Increase Friendship Centre and PTA accessibility to expert advice and information; and
  • Advance Friendship Centres and PTAs towards investment readiness.