The MiHaven Property Fund (MPF) was established by MiHaven, a social enterprise that supports chronically unemployed Indigenous Australians to enter long-term sustainable employment in construction and related industries. The fund was formed to deliver a pilot project in Cairns, with a view to use the proceeds to invest in further projects in Australia if successful.
Eating Disorders Victoria accessed finance through Foresters to set up EDV Psychology as a ‘fee for service’ social enterprise to further the support provided by EDV and offer private psychology sessions for people experiencing eating disorders and related issues, as well as for family and friends who are supporting a loved one.
Maths Pathway combines world class teacher training and support with a customised learning model that aims to address a decline in the maths competencies of school students by transforming the way the subject is taught in classrooms. In 2015, private investors and Foresters Community Finance provided $700,000 to help scale the business and take their learning module to more schools, teachers and students.