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2018 SOCIAL ENTERPRISE CONFERENCE, CAPITAL FOR GOOD

The conference planning team has been working year-round on putting together a diverse line-up of over 40 social impact speakers. The day has been broken into two tracks: the sources and uses of capital. Dynamic keynotes and panelists will be sharing how they are changing the way we think about how capital is sourced and […]

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Join Echoing Green Dec. 4 to talk innovation deserts and inclusive tech ecosystems

  Please join us on Tuesday, December 4 to meet 2017 Echoing Green Fellow Felecia Hatcher, co-founder of Code Fever Miami, and hear about her mission to end innovation deserts. Through its programs and partnerships, Code Fever Miami is fostering inclusive innovation in communities of the emerging majority in the United States. You won’t want […]

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2018 Impact Virtual Summit

The Impact Virtual Summit is a two day event taking place 100% online and can be accessed from anywhere without any travel. You can network and interact with speakers and participants just like you would in person and as a community member, you will gain lifetime access to recorded session to watch or review after […]

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The Power of Purpose

Has big business become the engine of social change? A corporation’s bottom line has changed. Beyond stock price and shareholder value, many companies are standing up for their employees, their customers, and their beliefs.   In recent years, companies have begun to use the power of their brands to speak out on major public policy […]

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Social Table: Lightning Talks on Design within the Community

Join Capital One’s Design Pro Bono team and NYC Service Design Collective for an evening of lightning talks about design for social impact. We’ve invited six people who are using the power of design to make a positive impact on our world and our region. Come learn about our speakers’ work with non-profits, government agencies, […]

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Event Recap: Creating an Inclusive Economy: Pathways for Impact Entrepreneurs

On Tuesday, October 2,, the Impact Entrepreneurship Initiative hosted a inspiring panel discussion featuring Anurag Gupta, Founder and CEO, BE MORE America, Diana Mao, Co-founder and President, Nomi Network, Monisha Raja, Founder and Creative Director, Love is Mighty, and Clayton Banks, Co-founder and CEO, Silicon Harlem. These inspiring impact entrepreneurs shared aspects of their own […]

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The Purpose of Capital: A Fireside Chat with Jed Emerson by Impact Entrepreneur Center for Social and Environmental Innovation

The field of impact investing has become as focused upon the same questions of strategy, tactics and financial returns as traditional investing. Many struggle to understand impact investment practice, definitions, terms and metrics, but in the absence of clarity concerning the ultimate purpose of capital, our efforts will be in vain and simply devolve into […]

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Core77 Conference “Now What? Launching & Growing Your Creative Business”, Oct 25th

Core77 is hosting their 2018 Conference “Now What? Launching & Growing Your Creative Business” on October 25th at A/D/O in Brooklyn. “Now What?” is a one-day event that will focus on maintaining or starting a design business. Leaders in the field of design entrepreneurship will share their personal success stories and offer insights on running design studios, launching products, and even creating crowdfunding campaigns. Several RISD […]

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Strand at The New School: Grace Bonney Panel October 25th

Inspired by her New York Times bestseller In the Company of Women, Grace Bonney’s Good Company is the innovative and supportive journal for women and nonbinary creatives at every stage of life, founded on the power of inclusivity, diversity, and celebrating the differences that unite. Its mission is to provide motivation, inspiration, advice, and a vital sense of […]

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Scaling culture: Purpose & People Panel

A leader is anyone who gives more purpose to the people around them. Whether you’re an executive or a frontline employee, whether you work in HR or in accounting, YOU have that power. Purpose & People will explore where and how to infuse more purpose into your organization. THIS PANEL: How do purpose and culture […]

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