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.
The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released a memo stating that same-sex Medicare beneficiaries in skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) will now have access to equal coverage when it...more
In a contributing blog post, JustChangeOtt co-founder Mitchell Kutney, points his attention to the word 'social', which is sometimes tossed around and added to terms to express civic...more
Haere Whakamua, an indigenous social enterprise program, gathers support from the Auckland Council and the University of Auckland Business School to release potential business opportunities in both...more
Global Fund for Children founder, Maja Ajmera, has been appointed the Duke university's first social entrepreneur in residence.
In her role, Ajmera will engage with all levels of the Duke...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.
An article by award-winning journalist Andrea Elliott tells the story of Dasani, a homeless girl who lives in a bad City-run shelter.
Her heartrending story is a look into the everyday privations...more
The Social Economy Alliance, composed of 450 organisations from the business and charity sectors, has hatched a campaign in Westminster Underground bearing political face swaps aimed to bewilder...more
A new breed of social enterprises is pushing efforts to relieve budgetary burdens and deliver inspirational education experiences.
Innovation is key to most of these social enterprises: Excite-Ed,...more