EPA Students Awards of up to $15,000 – Applications Due Dec 16

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), under the auspices of the Office of Research and Development (ORD), National Center for Environmental Research (NCER), invites submissions to the 12th Annual P3 Awards: A National Student Design Competition for Sustainability Focusing on People, Prosperity and the Planet. P3 focuses on scientific projects and engineering designs that […]

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Foundation Center Ninth Annual Open House, Nov 5

Join the Foundation Center for an eventful day of guest presentations, classes, and networking at this year’s Ninth Annual Open House. The Foundation Center will offer a grantmaker panel, a discussion of pro bono support, workshops on fundraising strategies, plus refreshments and prizes throughout the day, and you will learn more about how the Center can be […]

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“Turn on the Lights for Nepal” showcase of Subway performers, Oct 21

  Join the social enterprise SunFarme rnext Tuesday evening for live music, tacos, booze, and more.  “Turn on the Lights for Nepal” is a showcase of our favorite NYC subway performers, and we literally scoured the trains and platforms to find the best of the best. SunFarmer provides solar energy for hospitals and schools in developing countries, and 100% […]

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Social Enterprise Bootcamp, Dec 5-6

More information available at: http://www.socialenterprisebootcamp.org/

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Columbia Business School Social Enterprise Conference, Oct 31

The Columbia Business School Social Enterprise Conference will be held on October 31 with Keynote Speaker Al Gore.  To learn more about the conference see: Columbia Business School 2014 Social Enterprise Conference.    Use discount code sustainABILITY to receive 15% off registration before 10/15/2014.

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Courses open on Design Thinking and Board Strategy

  Two +Acumen courses on design thinking and board strategy are closing soon for registration! Design Kit: the Course for Human Centered Design (with IDEO.org) Starts: Oct 14, 2014 (7 weeks, 5 modules)  Register bit.ly/1saLfvb Acumen has teamed up with IDEO.org to offer this popular course on principles of Human Centered Design. Join us for a real design challenge to discover, ideate, […]

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Designing for Social Innovation: Rethinking Charity and Doing Good, Oct 17th

The New School’s Social Innovation Alliance and Student Housing and Residence Life are co-hosting: Designing for Social Innovation: Rethinking Charity and Doing Good on Friday, October 17 at 6 pm at 318 E 15th Street (Stuyvesant Park Residence Hall) in the SC Level Lounge. Dinner will be provided, so please RSVP to sia.newschool@gmail.com if you’re able to make […]

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Book reception for The Impact Investor, Oct 20th

Book reception for The Impact Investor Monday, Oct. 20th from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM NYU Stern School of Business, KMC 11-185 44 W 4th Street, New York, NY The advice and strategies discussed during this event should not be considered to constitute investment advice of any form. You should consult with professional advisors, including […]

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Holstee Workshop: How To Create An Online Home You Love, Oct 20

“Do what you love, and do it often.” – Holstee Manifesto Have you always wanted to start a blog? Write an e-book? Have an online home to showcase your creative ideas? There has never been a better time to have your voice heard and your work seen. From book publishing and graphic design, to content […]

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Movement-Building 101: How to Build an Engaged and Growing Community

Are you trying to turn your venture into a movement? Want to understand how a cause or campaign becomes a movement? Looking to take your mission and vision for your work to the next level? Want to create a sustainable, multiplier effect for the work you’re already doing? This course is designed for social entrepreneurs, […]

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