Social Enterprise Definition is Overemphasized


Defining social enterprise and social entrepreneurship has resulted into confusion and disputes.

In brief, social enterprise is a powerful activity, ever growing and adapting to the social and economic changes in the community. Through business skills, social entrepreneurship creates and organizes a platform for communal development while majorly impacting the good for its residents. The term should not be defined into one single meaning.

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Federal Programs Related to - Community Development, General/Other

Programs that focus broadly on strengthening, unifying and building the economic, cultural, educational and social services of a community or neighborhood and improving the quality of life for all. Community Building; Community Capacity Building; Community Development and Improvement; Community Development Block Grants; Healthy Communities Community Economic Development Programs that provide technical assistance and funds to help communities retain and recycle income within the community by investing in the development of local institutions and businesses. Business Growth; Business Loans; Economic Growth; Economic Transformation; Real Estate Organizations; Socioeconomic Development; Technology Transfer; Transfer of Technology; Urban Enterprise Zones

Federal Programs Related to - Public, Society Benefit, General/Other

Programs that focus on promoting the effective functioning of government, public administration and public officials and support or provide services required for the effective functioning of society's infrastructure.




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    Colombian Social Entrepreneur Hopes to Shake and Change the World


    Colombian Social Entrepreneur Hopes to Shake and Change the World

    Young at 24, Juan David Aristizabal Ospina is a social entrepreneur who founded Buena Nota, a platform that accentuates social entrepreneurs and citizens in Colombia making  positive changes and raising awareness about social problems that need to be addressed.


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