Open menu

Open North wins social entrepreneurship award


Through the à go, on change le monde! program organized by the Institut du Nouveau Monde, the Caisse d’économie solidaire Desjardins has awarded Open North $5,000 to continue to foster effective citizen engagement through the innovative use of technology. Open North was selected as one of seven prize winners from a pool over 240 applicants. This award will support Open North’s work to promote government transparency and increase participation in democratic processes.

INM is a not-for-profit and non-partisan organization whose mission is to promote citizen participation and the renewal of ideas in Quebec. INM champions justice and social inclusion issues, as well as a respect for democratic values, open-mindedness and innovation.

The Caisse d’economie solidaire Desjardins is a fund dedicated to supporting solidarity within their community’s economy. With a commitment to inclusive development, the fund focuses on strengthening social cohesion and supporting collective entrepreneurship.

For more information on our projects, visit

Subscribe to our newsletter to access our latest resources!