Design for Humanity Summit – Friday, June 22

On behalf of the Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs and the UN Migration Agency (IOM) we would like to invite you, your students and your institution to join us on Friday, June 22 for the Design for Humanity Summit at Fordham University. This one-day event will explore the intersection of design and humanitarian action in promoting human dignity. This […]

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Unlocking ¢hange: Innovations for Financial Wellbeing, Resilience, and Freedom

Big news! @Ashoka and @BNYMellon are partnering to launch the nation-wide Unlocking ¢hange Challenge! We’re searching the United States for social entrepreneurs with ventures that expand the financial security of underserved communities, empowering all to be the drivers of their own financial wellbeing, resilience, and freedom. Got an idea? Know someone who does? Send them […]

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Apply for the 2019 Global Good Fund Fellowship

The Global Good Fund Fellowship is a 12-month program supporting the leadership development of young social entrepreneurs across the globe. The Global Good Fund develops these innovators by pairing them with executives who serve as Mentors, and by providing leadership assessment resources, a network of peers, sector expertise, and targeted financial capital. There’s only one […]

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Apply to pitch to values-aligned investors

Investor Circle Social Venture Network is currently accepting applications from early-stage companies in New York, Pennsylvania, and Colorado. You can learn more about investment focus and criteria here. If you are based in one of these regions or have a significant operating presence there, your application will be considered for the upcoming pitch meetings.

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Fireside Chat w/ Anurag Gupta, Founder & CEO of BE MORE America

MORE America is co-hosting an important conversation on unconscious bias – its origins, manifestations, and solutions to break it. During the course of the conversation, we will discuss the reasons why unconscious bias still pervades our society and what we can do on an individual level to hack unconscious bias. Join them on June 21st at 7PM for […]

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Investor Panel and Pitch Night

In Good Companies: Investor Panel and Pitch Night is an opportunity for mission-driven entrepreneurs to learn about and better understand the investment landscape when fundraising for their impact-focused start-up and pitch their company in front of a panel of investors and experts for actionable feedback. This event will be an opportunity for founders to practice […]

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Mentor Capital Network Applications

Are you a social entrepreneur who is starting or growing a for-profit company with built-in social or environmental goals? Mentor Capital Network is opening up applications for their next Sustainable Business Plan Collaboration Program. This program includes: Mentorships where the entrepreneurs and mentors choose each other Support that doesn’t take you away from running your […]

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Venture Lab Pitch Event

On Wednesday April 25, 11 teams competed for thousands of dollars in prize money through the Venture Lab Pitch Event. Hosted by The New School’s Impact Entrepreneurship Initiative (IEI), the competition gave students enrolled in the Venture Lab course the chance to pitch their ideas and receive constructive feedback from New York City-based socially engaged entrepreneurs. […]

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  WE Master Leadership is a free workshop designed to help women entrepreneurs gain the critical management skills needed to start, operate, and grow their businesses. During this two-session interactive workshop, participants will learn how to: Develop a formal business presentation Master negotiation techniques Improve collaborative leadership skills Overcome common business challenges Please note, this course consists of two sessions […]

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Applications Now Open for Female Founders Pitch Contest & the Chance to win $5K for Your Startup!

  Calling all Female Founders! Brooklyn is home to more female-founded startups than any other city in the US, and we are bringing the best of them together. Apply now to compete at Make It in Brooklyn’s next pitch contest and the chance to win $5,000. The event will take place on Wednesday May 23rd. Applications are […]

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