RADIUS Ventures


Built to amplify promising solutions, RADIUS Ventures partners with impact ventures to get them market-, growth-, and investor-ready.



With people as our starting point, RADIUS Edu is re-imagining how we support the learning journeys of emerging changemakers.



Systems focused, RADIUS Lab works with community partners to understand problems and design, test and launch interventions.

Latest News

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Paola Ardiles: Practitioner-scholar, Social Trailblazer & Health Change Lab Instructor

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Paola Ardiles was recently appointed a Continuing Lecturer, Social Innovation, Health and Community Partnerships with SFU’s Faculty of Health Sciences. RADIUS is thrilled to continue working with Paola, and to welcome her to…

We’re Hiring! Two NEW Opportunities to Work with RADIUS

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  We are looking to fill two more unique new positions at RADIUS! Click the links below to learn about both of these exciting opportunities. Lab Manager – First Peoples…

Join us at BlastOff – A Slingshot Accelerator Cohort Celebration!

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Over the past six months, the six remarkable health promotion ventures in RADIUS’ Slingshot Accelerator cohort have learned, grown, been tested, and laughed together. As this cohort wraps up, you’re…

Project Highlights

SFU Student Social Innovation Seed Funding

Slingshot Accelerator

Impacto Quito Accelerator (Ecuador)

The Fellowship in Radical Doing

Video Highlights

The ‘RADIUS Way’ demands:


through human centred design, a consistent focus on those with lived experience at the core of what we do, and the humility to realize we usually don’t have the answers.


through lean approaches to model testing and development, and a relentless focus on understanding, measuring and reporting what works (or doesn’t).


as our top priority. We constantly ask ourselves if investing in this work, this idea, this entrepreneur maximizes our ability to drive positive impact.