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of Fellows would recommend Venture for Canada to a Friend or a peer

“By reframing entrepreneurship as a mindset, VFC gave me skills that will serve for a lifetime”
Calla McLachlan
Calla McLachlan 2020 Fellow Mississauga, ON Customer Support Specialist, Inkblot Therapy Bachelor’s of Psychology, University of Guelph

of Fellows say VFC opened up or enabled opportunities that they would otherwise not have to work at a Startup

“Despite the digital platform, I was able to meet fellows across Canada, attend workshops, and participate in job searching activities.”
Monica Khaper
Monica Khaper 2020 fellow Vancouver Island, BC Operations Manager & Sustainability Lead, Nyoka Design Labs Bachelors of Environment and Urban Sustainability, Ryerson University

of Fellows self-assessed that they have enhanced their entrepreneurial skills through participation in the VFC Fellowship program

“I have become more confident in applying my skills to contribute to effective and sustainable impact through social innovation.”
Talia Rampelt
Talia Rampelt 2020 fellow Waterloo, ON Customer Champion, Thinktific Bachelor of Global and International Studies, Specialization in Global Politics, Carleton University