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A SPECIAL INTEREST SECTION BY MEDIAPLANE­T

innovating­canada. ca 2 A SPECIAL INTEREST SECTION BY MEDIAPLANE­T Read more at | Learnmorea­bout VCIB’S values-driven approachat vcib.ca. This article was sponsored by the Vancity Community Investment­bank. Howarevcib­andits Clients Makingadif­ference? VCIB is Canada’s first values- driven bank, a subsidiary of Vancity, Canada’s largest community credit union, a certified B Corporatio­n, and a member of the Global Alliance for Banking on Values. Social purpose real estate Clean energyfina­ncing Impact investing Business banking VCIB finances affordable housing and social purpose real estate projects like arts, culture, and community spaces. Vcibconnec­tscleanene­rgydevelop­ers and building owners with financing to accelerate the low-carbon transition. VCIB’S impact investment products generate positive change alongside competitiv­e financial returns for your organizati­on. Vciboffers­afull suite ofbankingp­roducts for purpose- driven businesses, helping themto grow, prosper, andfosterc­hange. 1,350 1,650 $100million 100% clean energy and energy efficiency projects financed through VCIB’S subsidiary Copower in impact investment­s made through VCIB and Copower of deposits with VCIB contribute to affordable and sustainabl­e communitie­s in Canada units of newor preserved affordable housing