Matchmaking sessions 2020

Here is a brief summary of the 33 impact enterprises which have participated in our 4 first matchmaking sessions in 2020. Matchmaking session #1 @CoopCity – 12/02 Matchmaking session #2 on Zoom (online) – 25/03 Matchmaking session #3 on Zoom (online) – 29/04 Matchmaking session #4 on Zoom (online) – 19/05

Interview with the Lunt Foundation

The Lunt foundation has recently accepted to financially support Solifin in 2020, with a possibility to extend their support until 2022. We feel very honored and grateful, especially since their support came right before the sanitary crisis. Thanks to this relative financial stability we will be able to pursue our missions, extend our working staff […]

SUMMARY OF MEASURES IN WALLONIA

Attention: these measures are likely to evolve! Contact number 1890 (crisis call-center) for companies. Measure 1: Lump sum compensation WHAT: 5,000 EUR per company completely closed or at a standstill as a result of decisions adopted by the National Security Council and belonging to the following sectors: – Catering (NACE code 55); – Accommodation (NACE […]

SUMMARY OF MEASURES IN FLANDERS

Attention: these measures are likely to evolve! Measure 1: Nuisance premium WHAT: Premium in case of total or partial stop of activities IMPACT: for the first 21 calendar days: – in case of full closure : 4.000 EUR (Restaurants that still do take-away of delivery are also eligible here) – in case of closure only […]

SUMMARY OF MEASURES IN BRUSSELS

Attention: these measures are likely to evolve! Contact number 1819 for companies Measure 1: Unique premium WHAT: A single premium of € 4,000 per company whose closure is made compulsory following decisions adopted by the National Security Council and forming part of the following sectors: – Catering (NACE code 56); – Accommodation (NACE code 55); […]

SUMMARY OF FEDERAL MEASURES

Attention: these measures are likely to evolve! Measure 1: Temporary unemployment for imperial reason (force majeure) or for economic reasons WHAT: Enterprises can put workforce members on temporary unemployment until the 30 Jun 2020. Allowances are raised from 65 to 70% (with a maximum of EUR 2,754.76 per month) for a period of 3 months. […]

The first SI2 Fund impact report is out!

The drive to change society for the better is at the very heart of SI2 Fund. Since the very start in 2012, they have been bringing their A-game to support ventures offering solutions for the societal challenges of our time. In this report, they share – for the very first time – a look behind […]

Interview with Solifin’s new chairman

Thomas Van Craen has recently accepted to become the first chairman of Solifin’s Board of Directors. I believe this is a great opportunity for our new network. Indeed, as CEO of Triodos Bank, Thomas can give more visibility to the project and, more importantly, foster a spirit of collaboration within the sector. At the onset […]

Matchmaking sessions 2019

Here is a brief summary of the 29 impact entreprises which have participated in our matchmaking sessions in 2019. Matchmaking session #1 @Citizenfund – 18/09 Solifin Matchmaking session – september 2019 from Solifin Matchmaking session #2 @TriodosBank – 16/10 Solifin Matchmaking session – october 2019 from Solifin Matchmaking session #3 @Hub.Brussels – 28/10 Solifin Matchmaking […]

We are hiring a communication officer!

Solifin ASBL Solifin is a Belgian network of actors in ethical and sustainable finance in Belgium. The association’s mission is twofold: (1) to facilitate access for social entrepreneurs to the financing instruments available on the Belgian market and (2) to foster collaboration and mutualization of resources between its members in order to strengthen the positive […]