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Vision and mission

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The work world has changed. Entrepreneurship and self-employment are a growing part of our work culture. Maybe you want to start your own business or work as a freelancer or consultant.

CNIB’s Entrepreneur Program – led by entrepreneur-in-residence Kevin Shaw – is here to give you the resources and inspiration to succeed.

Our vision

A world where passionate entrepreneurs with sight loss transform ideas into successful businesses without barriers.

Our mission

  • foster innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit among people living with sight loss
  • cultivate passion and grow talent
  • equip entrepreneurs with skills, knowledge and tools for success
  • nurture successful relationships and create opportunities
  • tell your stories of success and achievement

Kevin Shaw, the Program Manager for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, talks about why CNIB is launching the Venture Zone for entrepreneurs. Watch the video above the text, or click this link.