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NEW! Unleashing Social Innovation With Balsam/D3

April 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

Journey to Impact 2024: Navigating the Social Entrepreneurship Ecosystem  

YES invites you to “Journey to Impact 2024” where we unfold a chapter of opportunity, connection, and insight into the world of social entrepreneurship in Quebec. Each session is an immersive experience, offering a deep dive into the available resources – encompassing expert knowledge, skill enhancement tools, industry best practices, and essential financial guidance.

We’re connecting you with key figures and organizations in the field, including Balsam/D3, PME MTL, Futurepreneur, Pitch4Good/Notman House, and Startup Montreal. Embark on this journey with us, and let’s explore the potential of social entrepreneurship together.

Your path to making a significant social and/or environmental impact starts here!


Known for their steadfast commitment to fostering social innovation, Balsam/D3 is a beacon for aspiring entrepreneurs looking to make a positive impact.

Join us in this session as we delve into the heart of social entrepreneurship, exploring how Balsam’s unique approach and resources at D3 can empower your journey. From mentorship to networking, and accessing cutting-edge tools, Balsam will provide insights into turning social challenges into opportunities for sustainable change.

Speaker: Jonathan Chaloux | Social Innovation Coach, Balsam/D3

Jonathan Chaloux was the former Manager of Culture at l’Esplanade, an accelerator and collaborative workspace specializing in entrepreneurship and social innovation, as well as co-founder of Coworking Québec. Passionate about social impact and the mechanisms to create it, he works collaboratively with ecosystem players and enjoys making connections to accelerate the development of social projects. 

Transform your social enterprise today and sign up for only $20.00*

Pre-registration is required.

This workshop is available both in-person as well as online.

If you registered for the in-person workshop please present yourself at the YES office, situated at 666 Sherbrooke Street West on the 7th floor, 15-30 minutes prior to the start time of the workshop.

If you registered for the online workshop, you will receive an email with instructions on how to log on a few hours prior to the start time of the workshop. Please check your Spam/Junk folder if you have not received your email with instructions 1 hour prior to the start time of the workshop.

*This low registration fee is only possible thanks to our generous funders and partners.

These workshops are also worth checking out:

Elevate Your Vision With PME MTL : Tuesday, April 16, 2024, | 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM 

Ignite Your Venture with Startup Montreal & Futurpreneur : Tuesday, April 23, 2024, | 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM 

Insights & Inspirations: A Panel Discussion with Pitch4Good : Tuesday, April 30, 2024, | 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM 


YES Employment + Entrepreneurship
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