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Centre aims to transform business in Canada — Faith Today Article

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Redemptive Venture Builder Series

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Because we believe our businesses are God's businesses, we want to help entrepreneurs build their ventures to deliver redemptive impact.

Social Sandbox®

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This July marks the initiation of the CRE's spearheading Social Sandbox® with a cohort of young adults. A first of its kind, Social Sandbox® is a 5-week innovative, collaborative, and action-packed initiative of social innovators and entrepreneurs.

The First Redemptive Lab in Canada


In partnership with Charis Foundation, the Centre for Redemptive Entrepreneurship (CRE) made history April 2-4, 2023, at the first-ever Canadian Redemptive Business Lab held in Paris, Ontario. CRE also helped launch the first Redemptive Social Enterprise Lab, the Kaleo Labs.

The 700 Club Canada Interview

News   Social Sandbox®

The 700 Club Canada interviewed Philip Yan, Director of Tyndale University's Centre of Redemptive Entrepreneurship (CRE), to share about CRE’s Social Sandbox® program.

Thought Leaders Gather for Mental Health Challenge


On March 1, CRE hosted another Thought Leaders Gathering on Mental Health Challenge, the second time since September 2022.

Toronto Redemptive Labs


CRE and the Charis Foundation are so excited about being the first in receiving a Canadian licence to run Praxis Redemptive Labs! It has been an incredible journey to get to this point, and we are proud of being part of the Praxis ecosystem. Stay tuned for the announcement of the launch of the Toronto Redemptive Labs this spring.

CRE is excited to introduce two new team members


CRE is excited to introduce two new team members of CRE; both bring their passion for social innovation with a strong conviction of faith and valuable skillset as we advance the movement of redemptive entrepreneurship through engagements and innovative projects.

New Podcast — Heavenly Minded Earthly Good

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Podcast Overview: Anita Wing Lee has spent a decade as content creator -- blogging, filming, snapping, live streaming, editing and publishing her way around the world. Since the age of 21, she's told stories from dozens of countries, confronted inequality and injustice, shared her spiritual journey, and aspired to be a voice for good.

Faith-driven Entrepreneur and Investor Live Conference


Last week (September 28-29, 2022), CRE hosted the Faith-driven Entrepreneur and Investor Live Conference at Tyndale University. All tickets sold and 50 kingdom builders engaged with the materials and each other during these two days. By the end, we came together and prayed for each other and the community. What a beautiful experience!

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Christian entrepreneurs, particularly younger generations, have great potential to shape culture through businesses aligned with the biblical principles of stewardship and restoration. With the CRE, we are beginning a movement to reclaim the public square across Canada, demonstrating our faith in all spheres of God’s kingdom.

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