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The Global Social Venture Competition is Open!! Apply by December 4th

The Global Social Venture Competition (GSVC) empowers the next generation of social entrepreneurs by providing them with mentoring, exposure, and over $80,000 in prizes to transform their ideas into ventures that address the world’s most pressing challenges. Teams from across the globe learn how to design scalable models through a process that emphasizes stakeholder discovery, […]

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Former New Challenge winners receive $5K in grants from Manhattan DA

The Manhattan district attorney’s office has a sweet deal for businesses putting at-risk youth. Three nonprofits that aim to create jobs for people from poor neighborhoods and those who have been in jail won $7.1 million in grants from the office’s Criminal Justice Investment Initiative, DA Cyrus Vance Jr. announced Monday. The organizations include Drive […]

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Apply Now for the Nu Lambda Mu International Honors Society!

Enrollment into the Nu Lambda Mu international honors society will be open through March 31, 2017 for the spring semester. Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity that is available only to graduate students of NACC member institutions like The New School! You must be enrolled in the Nonprofit Management Program, Milano School of International Affairs, Management […]

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Apply Now for VergeNYC 2017 – INVISIBILITY

VergeNYC is a conference from February 22–24, that brings together change-makers from the design and social innovation fields. Their mission is to promote critical and conscious design embedded in a transdisciplinary practice. Through this platform they will bring together creative thinkers, field experts, and social change-makers at Parsons in New York City, to engage in today’s […]

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Check Out the Social Entrepreneurs Corps

The Social Entrepreneur Corps leads dynamic impact and immersion programs in Latin America. The mission of Social Entrepreneur Corps is to provide the knowledge, skills and support necessary to empower marginalized individuals, families and communities. Participants gain invaluable leadership and professional development experience through foundational training on social entrepreneurship and community consulting, working on high-impact […]

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Civic Hall Building a NYC Civic Tech Hub in Union Square

New York City’s Tech Community Is Getting A $250 Million Home Base At Union Square Civic Hall’s proposal to the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) to build a new location and innovation hub at Union Square has been approved! Working with an accomplished real estate developer, RAL Companies, Civic Hall will be transforming 124 […]

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The New School Receives $420k from the Kauffman Foundation to Support Impact Entrepreneurs

The Kauffman Foundation recently announced that it has awarded a $420,000 grant through its Inclusion Challenge to support the new Impact Entrepreneurship Initiative at The New School. The Kauffman Inclusion Challenge was designed to support institutions that are developing the capacity of women and people of color so that they succeed as entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs who […]

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Social Impact Investing for Sustainability

Join the Tishman Environment and Design Center to learn from the Impact Finance Center about how we can move billions of dollars into our communities one transaction at a time. Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 6:00 pm University Center, U L105 63 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY Register here to attend.   Presentations by Dr. Stephanie Gripne, founder of the […]

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Tune in Live to the Social Good Summit 2016, Happening Now

The Social Good Summit is a two-day conference examining the impact of technology and new media on social good initiatives around the world. Held annually during UNGA Week, the Social Good Summit unites a dynamic community of global leaders and grassroots activists to discuss solutions for the greatest challenges of our time. This year’s theme, #2030NOW, […]

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News from Ashoka U!

Check out this great news from Ashoka U about new publications and events for Social Impact Entrepreneurs! 2017 Ashoka U Exchange – Important Application Update! Don’t miss your chance to apply to the Ashoka UExchange or to share your work on the agenda! This premier annual gathering brings together changemaker educators from across the country. Co-hosted […]

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