A Social Enterprise Accelerator

Purppl accelerates ideas, projects and enterprises that work for the public good. We help social entrepreneurs build sustainable revenue models and sustainable impact models.

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What We Do

We educate, accelerate, and invest in people who build sustainable, long-term solutions to community, social, and environmental challenges.

Acceleration

Education

Investing

Consulting

Scale Up Social

Scale Up Social accelerates the success of your social enterprise. Experienced entrepreneurs-in-residence backstop your leadership team with tactical, functional expertise to build your sustainable revenue model and sustainable impact model.

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SoFun Workshop

Social Enterprise Fundamentals (SoFun) is a full-day workshop for people who want to build sustainable business models and sustainable social impact models.

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Investing

Purppl, alongside several other partners, is exploring local interest in building an impact investment fund.

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Consulting

Our diverse team helps to identify, build and scale projects and enterprises that work for the public good. Let’s collaborate.

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Let’s Get Social

Want to connect with a community of other social entrepreneurs and innovators? Take a look below. Join an event, host an event, or work with us to bring an event to your community.

Upcoming Community Events

Nov 20, 2019

SoFun Workshop – Kamloops

This full-day workshop on June 20th (9:00am – 4:00pm) provides in-person education, contextual examples, exercises, and tools to help you build, grow, and analyze a social enterprise.

Oct 2, 2019

ChangeUP Kamloops

ChangeUP, brought to you by Purppl, is a pitch style event for social enterprises. Featured social enterprises will share their stories and solutions for some of the toughest community, social, and environmental challenges.

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Community Partnerships

Purppl community partners enable social enterprise development by supporting access to acceleration programs, contributing relevant mentorship and expertise, providing business development and partnership opportunities, and creating custom tools for social entrepreneurs.

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Community Futures Central Okanagan Logo - Purppl partners
United Way Southern Interior BC - Purppl Community Partner
City of Kamloops logo - Purppl partnerships
Interior Savings - Valued partnerships empowering social entrepreneurs with Purppl
Community Partnerships for Social Entrepreneurs - Okanagan College and Purppl
Urban Matters in Kelowna - Purppl advocate and social enterprise accelerator partner
Central Okanagan Foundation partnership with Purppl - Empowering generations to give.