RADIUS Ventures

 

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

RADIUS Edu

 

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

RADIUS Lab

 

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

Latest News

Humanitarians in Training Awarded SFU Student Social Innovation Seed Funding!

| Social Innovation | No Comments

The SFU Student Social Innovation Seed Fund is a joint initiative of Embark Sustainability and RADIUS that supports radical change endeavours with social and environmental impact at their core. The Fund allocates sums ranging from $200-$1,500…

We’re Hiring! Program Design Lead: Refugee & Newcomer Livelihood Lab

| Jobs, RADIUS Lab | No Comments

RADIUS is currently seeking a part-time Program Design Lead to support the Scoping phase of the Refugee and Newcomer Livelihood Lab. This position will be responsible for ethnographic research and interviews…

Map the System Challenge 2017-2018: Register now!

| Community, RADIUS Edu | No Comments

After winning both the national and global competitions last year, SFU is participating in the second annual Map the System Challenge (formerly the ‘Oxford Global Challenge’) along with other top…

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:

Empathy…

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.

Rigour…

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

Impact…

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