Service Provider Directory
Venture Quest Business Idea CompetitionCalgary, AB - 403-874-2998 Venture Quest Business Idea Competition
The VentureQuest Business Idea Competition gives Bow Valley College students the opportunity to collaborate, network, develop business ideas and receive the support needed to improve and launch their business ideas. Up to ten teams are scheduled to pitch their social business ideas as they compete for over $20,000 in cash and prizes.
Volunteer AlbertaEdmonton, AB - 1-877-915-6336 Volunteer Alberta
Since its foundation in 1990, Volunteer Alberta has worked to promote, celebrate and enable volunteerism in Alberta. The cornerstone of its mission is to empower Alberta’s nonprofit sector organizations through knowledge exchange and strategic connections.
WBE CanadaToronto, ON - 1-855-831-8169 WBE Canada
WBE Canada is a non-profit organization, led by corporate members, that is opening doors to new supply chains. It certifies firms that are at least 51% owned, managed and controlled by women and introduces them to opportunities with corporations. In addition to certification, WBE Canada delivers education, training, coaching and mentoring programs that ramp up the capacity of women business owners to bid successfully on large procurement opportunities.
Western Innovation InitiativeEdmonton, AB; Calgary, AB - 1-888-338-9378 Western Innovation Initiative
WINN is a $100 million five-year federal initiative that offers repayable contributions for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with operations in Western Canada to move their new and innovative technologies from the later stages of research and development to the marketplace.
Women Entrepreneurs Connecting and NetworkingSherwood Park, AB - 780-903-4271 Women Entrepreneurs Connecting and Networking
WECAN is a community of women in business creating opportunities to grow, both personally and professionally. They are dedicated to promoting and celebrating Canadian women in business. They pride themselves in the relationships that they foster and are motivated by the real-life stories and experiences of female pioneers in the world of business.