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What’s new in November 2021?

Dear Citizenfund supporter,

November was once again a month full of adventures and great firsts!

✨ We organised our first “entrepreneur challenge” evening with Ludovic and Aurélien from Happy Hours Market! A great success, considering the feedback from the participants and the entrepreneurs!

🎙️ For the very first time, we participated in a podcast! Listen to Alain talk about our fund with Xavier Teichmann on RSPCT.

👑 Discussions to open a Citizenfund Charleroi Métropole are progressing! Do you also want to get involved? It’s over here!

👨‍🏫 Our selection committee met on 29 November. New projects to be funded soon!

 



 

💡️‍ News from funded companies

🔗 Partnership: As part of the cAIRgo Bike project, urbike provided BC Materials with the opportunity to train and test a cargo bike and trailer as part of their activities!

🚴 urbike is looking for a communication intern. Are you looking for an internship in a fast-growing start-up and are you interested in the bicycle logistics sector? 3… 2… 1… Apply!

📖 Wilfried (and Eddy) are challenging you to double their number of subscribers by 1 January. It’s over here.

🎞️ Kinograph is organising a film-debate on Cyril Dion’s new film Animal. See you on 16 December at 7pm!

🚚 Happy Hours Market était finaliste des Belgian Marketing Awards dans la catégorie “Young Belgian Company of the Year” !

💄 Waio (Slow-Cosmetiques.com) is looking for an e-commerce relationship manager.

🏦 Exactly one year after opening its first savings accounts, NewB launches Sicav NewB Invest, its new investment fund.

🧱 BC Materials made an appearance in a news report on RTL.

🌳 Sonian Wood Coop organised free workshops in November as part of the Week of the Tree organised by the City of Brussels.

🩲 Entusia’s sales continue to grow steadily: their product gets excellent feedback from users.

🥜 Bulkbar is in la DH.

🏡 RTC Télé Liège visited and talked about the Novacitis Menuiserie. The video allows you to see the work.

👗 Coucou is extending its opening hours for the end of year celebrations! In parallel, they are opening a new collection “Oh My God!”: exceptional dresses (Saint Laurent, Gucci, Vuitton) for rent.

✋ We finalised the loan with BPart, in collaboration with Trividend.

🚜 Ma Ferme is cited as an example by Mr Mondialisation (!)

🐴 Hyppy has closed its fundraising on Lita.co, and is organising a “Cleanghem Fun” on 4 December.

♻️ Yuman is still fundraising on Lita.co and will be open on the 3 Sundays before Christmas to allow you to do your circular shopping in peace!

 


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🐦  Some information to pick up

 

If all this has made you want to work in sustainable finance, Lita.co is recruiting a Community Manager in Brussels.

If, even better, it made you want to contribute to the transition and clean up your savings, invest in the Citizenfund !

 

See you soon,
The Citizenfund team