Raise capital from investors who believe in your mission.
A powerful funding solution for charities, non-profits and co-operatives
Community bonds are a social finance tool that can unlock the funding you need for your next project and grow your organization. They transform your social capital into financial capital.
We work with organizations across Canada to successfully raise and manage community bonds, guiding you every step of the way to achieve your investment goals.
How Community Bonds work
- Design your bond terms with Tapestry
- Community members buy your bonds
- You finance your project
- You pay back your investors over time
- Allow investors to reinvest in future projects
Raised in community bonds
Projects financed (and counting!)
We help you elevate your supporters into investors
Tapestry Community Capital is Canada’s leading service partner in community bonds. We make the process of raising community investment simple and support you every step of the way.
We believe in the power of social capital to unlock financial capital. We have helped to raise over $100 million in community investment with some Canada’s most successful social enterprises.
WHAT OUR CLIENTS SAY ABOUT US
““Tapestry’s team brought so much capacity to our organization and helped us to believe that we could do this. We were really immersed in the education of community bonds, and their contributions to our financial planning helped to open up new opportunities for us.””Rudy RuttimannExecutive Director, SKETCH Working Arts
“"Finding community bonds and Tapestry made our vision possible - especially for a volunteer-led organization like ours."”Jason Van RavenswaayPresident, Argonaut Rowing Club
““Tapestry has been an incredible support to CSI through all of our bond offerings.””Raissa EspirituDirector of Partnerships, Centre for Social Innovation
““Tapestry has helped us unlock community capital to fund multiple solar projects across Ontario. Their process for raising and managing bonds could be a game-changer for community-owned renewable energy in Canada.””Chris CanersGeneral Manager, SolarShare
““It really felt like a collaboration and everything Jen and Sattu brought to the table was very practical and hands-on. They made real suggestions and timely comments and did actual work on our project for us (not just advice). It was practical, thoughtful, and highly relevant support. I really feel like we couldn’t have gotten here without the Tapestry team and I am very sold on their model and support.””Kristina Elizabeth Inrig, MPNL, BPAPMPresident & CEO, Sustainable Capacity Foundation