Civil Rights, Social Action & Advocacy, General/Other
News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
Canadian young entrepreneurs are being awarded a $535,000 in provincial funds to start businesses in Northern Ontario through the Ontario Trillium Foundation's Future Fund Program.
A new study recently published in the American Journal of Public Health deemed Twitter as a way to help address certain health issues.
The study, conducted by Jenine K. Harris, PhD, assistant...more
The Missouri Valley Community Action Agency announces its fifth annual MADE In Missouri State Entrepreneurship Competition.
This year's event will be launched by MVCAA and the Missouri Alliance...more
Homelessness and poverty are ever-increasing on a regular basis. Crissy Canganelli, guest contributor for press-citizen.com and executive director of Shelter House, claims that terrorism is not the...more
The West of England Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) bids for a special business network to support the thriving local social enterprise sector.
LEP's objective is to establish new...more
Tom Watson, consultant and Forbes contributor, shares four critical lessons he's learned to social entrepreneurs.
He left the corporate world to build his own social venture, a small consulting...more
Homeless agencies have set a cautious welcome to the Social Impact Investing scheme, which was announced in the budget that will primarily focus on housing projects.
The first phase of the scheme...more
The recent Supreme Court decision on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) established that Medicaid expansion is a state decision.
Recent findings show that people of all races and ethnicities will be...more
Mill Valley-based Ruth Shapiro, a social entrepreneur, has savvy experience in business innovation and social entrepreneurship.
She established The Asia Business Council, a membership organization...more