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November 5, 2018

Community service workers are the epitome of hope: hope for a better future for those they serve; hope for a better world that values the worth of every person. 

March 9, 2016

“When Social Impact Bonds first appeared we expected that they would prove to be more expensive, but this is even worse than what we expected." — James Clancy, NUPGE National President. 


Ottawa (09 March 2016) — Based on figures from the intermediary group running the first Social Impact Bond project funded by the Canadian government, 60 per cent of the funds are being spent on overhead and investor profits.


Only 40% of government funding going to skills training