News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
Due to the controversy about providing coding lessons to the homeless, NYC programmer and self-proclaimed entrepreneur Patrick McConlogue has gotten much flak for his ideas.
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
The new Edinburgh Social Enterprise Strategy is geared for launch at local social enterprise, The Melting Pot.
The strategy arranges how social enterprises will be supported to form a vibrant...more
Salvation Army's Coffs Harbour branch major, Steve Metcher, says Coffs Harbour faces an increase in homelessness.
Metcher finds that more affluent communities attract poverty. He notes that Coffs...more
French civil society groups and labor unions come together to launch an ethical clothing campaign designed to support the payment of decent wages to workers in Asia and Africa.
The groups have...more
Many nonprofits around the world have the resources to invest in innovation and are cooking up new solutions and devices to meet the specific needs of a community.
The book, "Global Fundraising:...more
The Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC) plans to incubate its selection of four social entrepreneurship ventures in the final round of Tata Social Enterprise Challenge.
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
Social enterprises and its entrepreneurs that run workplace solutions, have been shown to usher in more than traditional business models.
Most of these social enterprises are helping those...more