News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.

Docu-Series Made for Social Entrepreneurs
Co-founder and CEO Giadha Aguirre de Carcer of the new reality TV boot camp called VentureCamp will have its pilot series run June 3 through July 22. The series will accept 12 entrepreneurs that...more



Take a Volunteer Conservation Trip
A volunteer conservation trip merges camping and hiking in national or state parks with projects to revamp parks and make them safer and more accessible. As more volunteer vacations are being...more

Palm Coast City To Create Jobs By Giving Aid To Existing Businesses
As part of its economic development strategy, the city of Palm Coast is centering its efforts on business retention and expansion. Palm Coast's economic development plans include working to help...more

High Priority on Economic Development
According to Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal during a seminar managed by Earthquake Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Authority (ERRA), only a stronger economy can ensure security...more

Strengthening Families Through Stronger Fathers
The New York Legislature enacted the Strengthening Families Through Stronger Fathers Initiative in 2006 to aid low-income noncustodial parents find work and pay for child support. Urban Institute...more

Paralympic Games Maker and Alumna Named \
Emily Yates, 22, a Queen Mary University of London alumna, Paralympic Games Maker and face of a national volunteering campaign, has been honored as 'Young Social Entrepreneur' of the...more

Genesee County Economic Development Center Gets New Grants for STAMP Property
New grants are rolled out for Genesee County Economic Development Center (GCEDC) for its Western New York Science, Technology and Advanced Manufacturing Park (STAMP). The GCEDC funding, part of...more

Red Dirt Provides Clean Water For Life
A Kansas City-based social business, Red Dirt, makes artist-inspired iPhone cases, where its sale proceeds go to Water.org to provide clean water around the most underserved parts of the world. To...more

SCV EDC Receives Credit for Economic Development Guide
Last week, the Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corp. obtained Award of Merit for its recent Economic Development Guide publication. The Guide is a primary resource for luring businesses...more






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Social Innovation Business Offers Financing Solutions to Youth

Social Innovation Business Offers Financing Solutions to Youth
A Toronto-based organization, Youth Social Innovation (YSI), has recently announced two investments that involve Growth Mosaic and MENTORnetwork.



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