News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
Sally Arcolio, a former home economics teacher from rural Tuston, California, is often seen leading and working with members of the Ville Quilters on the quilt they are designing and will make to ...more
Cynthia Asoegwu, a Nigeria-based social entrepreneur at Visionary Impact Netwox, speaks on an interview conducted by Maduabuchi Ubani about what makes a social entrepreneur and how she handled the...more
University of San Diego (USD) was dubbed as a "changemaker campus" by the nonprofit organization Ashoka. USD seeks to equip future leaders who adopt philanthropic goals and objectives.
In a research conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau, African Americans compose more than half of the obese population in the United States.
In a similar study, the University of Missouri School of...more
Following a recent "Skype in the classroom" session with TOMS founder Blake Mycoskie about the power of social entrepreneurship and philanthropy, Kelly Guilfoil's Literature class at Lake Stevens...more
Former Chilean President Michelle Bachelet, at the 2012 Social Enterprise World Forum in Rio de Janeiro, addressed that "women are natural social entrepreneurs."
The new field of social...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
Raya the Sanitation Muppet, first introduced at the Reinvent the Toilet Fair: India, is the latest addition to the beloved children's show, Sesame Street. She will appear as part of Sesame Street's...more
Tromie Dodd, programme manager at celebrity chef Jamie Oliver's restaurant Fifteen, shares her top tips for social enterprises.
Dodd dishes out six essential tips, one that addresses balancing...more