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Get investment ready!

The Investment and Contract Readiness Fund The Investment and Contract Readiness Fund

CAN Invest is an Approved Provider for the Investment and Contract Readiness (ICR) Fund, a £10m fund managed by The Social Investment Business (SIB), which aims to support social ventures of all kinds that tackle social problems, are financially sustainable and want to scale up.

The fund is open to both organisations with non-profit legal forms and distributing entities who deliver social impact.
To apply, you need to develop your investment/contract readiness plan in partnership with an approved investment/contract readiness provider (such as CAN Invest), who will then submit the application on your behalf.

You can find out more about the ICR Fund at 

Is your organisation eligible to apply?

If your organisation meets the criteria to apply for Investment and Contract Readiness funding, we'd like to hear from you. Simply send an email to CAN Invest at telling us:

  • the name of your organisation and what you do,
  • what you want help with in applying to the fund, and
  • your website address and contact details.