News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
The Cheatham County Chamber of Commerce and the Joint Economic and Community Development Board work together to create the Cheatham Vision initiative.
The initiative engages both people and...more
District officials are planning to catch Austin's annual South by Southwest entertainment and technology festival.
The D.C. officials are hoping to boost the city's economic development profile...more
The UK Social Enterprise Awards will have five candidates from around the country to vie for the Social Enterprise Champion trophy.
The shortlisted champions are: Rajeeb Dey of Enternships; Cris...more
With the recent Giving USA report, philanthropy has managed to slowly break out some trends post-recession period.
Philanthropy seems to be picking up after the economic recession ended. According...more
Craig Dearden-Phillips, who writes for The Guardian, attended a a conference in Moscow.
Craig explains that the social innovations conference is an eye-opener. He dishes out three points he has...more
Joe Garbarczyk, who writes for The Guardian, shares his advice for marketing on a budget and how to spread a social message around the globe.
For social entrepreneurs, Joe suggests five ways: Go...more
UK's Social Value Act new act entails public bodies to consider social and environmental value when they choose suppliers instead of focusing solely on cost.
As opined by Adrian Walker, member of...more
In a new study appearing in the Journal of Marketing Research, being mindful of their emotions can promote better, healthier eating options.
Authors of the study encouraged consumer educational...more
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) advances the development of a vaccine to prevent Ebola virus...more
Like the popular dating site, OKCupid, Seattle-based social enterprise Corengi acts as an online site that offers free informational resources for Type 2 diabetes patients.
The website also...more