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.
Stepping Stones has won the Social Enterprise Awards in the 'Education, Jobs and Training' category.
Stepping stones is a charity offering vital services to people with learning disabilities and...more
Bridget Hilton, founder of LSTN Headphones, shares her list of five books to help aspiring social entrepreneurs succeed.
Titles on her list include: Let My People Go Surfing by Yvon Chouinard;...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
Director of Civic Engagement of the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) in Houston, Texas, Claudia Ortega-Hogue is a Latina with a mission: To inspire every single...more
Wates, UK's premier building and construction group, launches first-ever social enterprise brokerage service.
In partnership with Social Enterprise UK, the Social Enterprise National Brokerage...more
The Bradenton Central Community Redevelopment Agency (CCRA) seeks partnership with local pastors to help them plan economic and social development.
The plan is hoped to boost the community, and...more
Pioneer Human Services is a manufacturing enterprise of Pioneer Industries where it runs a diverse range of businesses to provide on-the-job training and work experience for people who have come out...more
The Spring issue of the journal "Responsive Philanthropy" from the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy includes articles on the benefits of diversity in philanthropy, breaking silos to...more
To be tagged as a social enterprise city, a city must be committed to social entrepreneurship, and has a high density of social businesses.
According to Celia Richardson, director of...more
Arbonne Health & Wellness social entrepreneur, Myriam Breton Jones, calls on people in Sudbury and Suffolk to help raise funds for children in Haiti.
Arbonne has helped Myriam raise funds by...more