Leveraging Resources

Leveraging Resources

A little while ago, I went for a walk with Jim Estill - a Canadian entrepreneur, executive and Philanthropist, who is currently the President and CEO of Danby Appliances. I wanted to pick his brain on social enterprise growth for The Raw Carrot. Jim's advice to scale?...

“I felt like a real person…”

“I felt like a real person…”

Nick came into work recently moaning and groaning. So much so that Kitchen Manger Jenn Klassen thought that he might have fallen on the way to work. Nope! She was dead wrong. Nick relayed that he had spent the previous evening at a family wedding and was painfully...

Beat the Mid-Winter Blues!

Beat the Mid-Winter Blues!

Tickets on sale NOW for this fantastic event in Paris, Ontario featuring dinner, live music and MORE! Purchase your tickets (pssst….or Christmas presents!) here: https://therawcarrot.com/kick-the-mid-winter-blues-tickets/

Social Franchise Learning

Social Franchise Learning

With 4 growing social enterprise sites, we're still working our way down the path of "social franchise" in Ontario. We're learning as we go! A few months ago, I corralled Tim Day, often referred to as one of the key strategic thinkers behind the growth of The Meeting...

IPC Launch Week!

IPC Launch Week!

"What an amazing start for our Raw Carrot ministry at IPC!! Feeling so incredibly blessed by what God has done with this ministry. We had an amazing day; we sold 167 bags of soup. Thank you as well to an anonymous sponsor who paid for 107 pouches of soup for every...

How Narcolepsy Changed Joanna’s Life

How Narcolepsy Changed Joanna’s Life

Today we're sharing an email that came in to the Raw Carrot inbox. This story (like so many others) literally brings me to tears. I only hope that The Raw Carrot can reach out to more people like Joanna to provide in income and community. "Good Afternoon, Recently I...

5-Year Anniversary!!!

5-Year Anniversary!!!

Happy 5-Year Anniversary To Us!!! Your support has employed 25 staff members, paid $81,000 in staff salaries & sold $180,000 in healthy soup! THANK YOU FROM ALL OF US!!!!  * Big thanks to Brookfield Residential for sponsoring our community celebration at Paris...

100 Women Who Care Rural Wellington

100 Women Who Care Rural Wellington

WOW! We were excited to be nominated and CHOSEN by 100 Women Who Care Rural Wellington as the Charity of Choice to donate $10,000!!!  Click the picture to find out more about their amazing organization and the great work that can happen when 100 women each put $100...