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Financing Affordable Housing with Community Bonds

Affordable housing providers need flexible financing to help deliver housing projects and need creative financial tools to assist delivery. Among these tools is community finance and in particular, community bonds. Tapestry Community Capital specializes in the use of community bonds and have supported not-for-profits to unlock over $100M in impact investments to fund 61 projects. 

Learn about Community Bonds – a social finance tool empowering ordinary individuals to invest directly into impactful projects led by charities, non-profit organizations and cooperatives.

See how this tool is helping affordable housing organizations access the capital they need to bring their projects to life, while engaging their communities in a meaningful way. Explore real world examples in action and assess if Community Bonds could be a fit for your organization.

To learn more about Community Bonds prior to this session, visit https://tapestrycapital.ca/

Who should attend?

anyone looking to develop or build, anyone with programs needing support, anyone interested in learning how they can invest in Affordable Housing

What will you learn?

  • Understand how affordable housing organizations can leverage community investment for their projects using community bonds
  • Understand when community bonds are a good fit for a housing project
  • Understand what it takes to issue community bonds
  • Understand the benefits – as individuals – of investing locally through tools such as community bonds

 

Details

Date:

March 29, 2024

Time:

11:00am - 12:00pm PST

Cost:

Free

Member Cost:

Free

Venue

Zoom
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