This weekend retreat at the beautiful Omega Institute provides social entrepreneurs and nonprofit leaders – “the dreamers and doers, the thinkers, the visionary world-changers, creators, and catalysts” — with a forum to share challenges and get expert advice. Applications are being accepted HERE.
This exciting new initiative of the J.M. Kaplan Fund will award up to 10 prizes to U.S.-based individuals or teams addressing the country’s most pressing needs through social-sector innovation. The Prize will provide up to three years of support at $50,000 per year, as well as a $25,000 “bank” of funds available for technical assistance […]
Centre for Social Innovation (CSI) has turned on its “Bat Signal” to call out for a new events superhero. This event-space crusader will have a mix of business development and customer service experience, as well as imagination and the ability to contribute to CSI’s vision for social change. APPLY HERE
We promised you amazing resources… …and we’re excited to announce our partnership with Imperative and ReWork for The Great Nonprofit Gathering of Talent and Resources on Jan 27th. These companies are at the forefront of creating a new vision for work by focusing on purpose and impact. Their incredible teams will host a pair of workshops that will help […]
The series includes Van Jones, President and co-founder of Rebuild the Dream, speaking on Rebuilding the Dream: Framing Civil Rights for the 21st Century (February 9), Manuel Pastor, Director, Program for Environmental and Regional Equity, “Changing Demographics and the Economic Imperative” (March 2); john powell, Executive Director of the Haas Institute for a Fair and […]
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Twelve students from the Social Innovation Alliance (SIA) and the Association for International Development (AID) will be representing The New School at the Harvard Social Enterprise Conference February 14-15 in Cambridge. This year’s theme is “Reflecting on the Past, Shaping the Future.” The conference is a leader when it comes to examining the intersection of […]
The Mentor Capital Network includes more than 900 mentors – divided into carefully curated groups designed (with the help of Harvard, INSEAD, and seasoned industry professionals) to provide maximum benefit to our entrepreneurs. We have also pulled together more than $60,000 in prizes and opportunities to present at the United Nations. Do you know someone who […]
Mission D-Prize is dedicated toward expanding access to poverty-alleviation solutions in the developing world. Many solutions to poverty already exist; the challenge is distributing these solutions to the people who need it most. We tackle this by challenging social entrepreneurs to develop better ways to distribute proven life-enhancing technologies, and funding early-stage startups that deliver […]
The 5th Annual Social Enterprise Bootcamp (SEB) brings together graduate students, leading professionals and social innovators for a two day event of inspiring talks, practical workshops and design challenges. Keynotes Include: Rajiv Joshi (Managing Director of The B Team), Jordyn Lexton (Founder of Drive Change) Cheryl Heller (Founding Chair of DSI) and Jerri Chou (Founder of The […]