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African Entrepreneurs Recognized for Social Innovation
African social entrepreneurs were recognized at the World Economic Forum held in Cape Town, South Africa. The forum addresses insight on sustainability, empowerment and social change. WEF senior...more



Myanmar President Offers Peace Offering to Civil Society Representatives
Myanmar President U Thein Sein has recently acknowledged the importance of civil society organizations in the process of ensuring lasting peace. As a result, the president has promised to continue...more

Charities Might Stifle the Voice of Passionate Employees on Social Media
Employees are often urged to keep separate personal and professional accounts on social media sites. But digital strategist, Debra Askanas, informs that it is an obsolete and "counterproductive...more

Social Enterprise Born of a Desire to Bake Healthy
Durga Menon, a software engineer who resided in the U.S. for 12 years, decided to go back to her home in Bangalore, India. Following her return home, Durga with the aim of promoting healthy eating...more

Conflict-Ridden Zones Can Use Help from Social Enterprises
Social entrepreneurship plays a role in advancing redevelopment and establishing plausible institutions that provide people living in conflict-affected areas a sense of ownership. Social...more

Memory Champ Campaigns for Alzheimer\
Three-time national memory champ Nelson Dellis, where he won the 2014 USA Memory Championship on March 29 in New York City, is crusading to raise Alzheimer's awareness and money to fund its research...more

When Women Succeed, America Succeeds
U.S. Representative for New York, Nydia Velazquez, addressed the importance of the House Democrats Economic Agenda for Women and Families, "When Women Succeed, America Succeeds" to small businesses...more

Fifth Annual MADE In Missouri State Entrepreneurship Competition
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

What’s Outsourcing Public Services Got to Do with Social Innovation?
Social Spider CIC director David Floyd wonders how delivering existing public services more cheaply can work towards social innovation. Floyd delves into issues concerning policy-level...more

Bedrock on Social Entrepreneurship
The Phila News, a news resource that caters to the Russian speaking community especially in Philadelphia, delivers the fundamentals on social entrepreneurship. The news resource differentiates...more






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DC High School Senior is Recognized As Top Young Entrepreneur of America

DC High School Senior is Recognized As Top Young Entrepreneur of America
Steve Mariotti, Founder of Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship, writes about Dagim, a high school senior recognized as...



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