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    //  June 27, 2016  //  Comments Off on New Model of Employment-Focused Social Enterprises Helps Workers Re-Enter Economy

New Model of Employment-Focused Social Enterprises Helps Workers Re-Enter Economy

Originally published as part of Washington Monthly’s  Successes in Philanthropy blog series In today’s political climate, it’s easy to assume that our civic systems are broken, and accomplishments—when they are not denigrated or outright dismissed by […]

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    //  June 14, 2016  //  Comments Off on A Brighter Investment: Supporting students in the developing world

A Brighter Investment: Supporting students in the developing world

Social entrepreneurship is often hailed for its ability to hijack the system, so to speak; a social enterprise gives us a new approach to our way of life and the chance to reform it. Yet, its […]

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    //  May 28, 2016  //  Comments Off on 9 Lessons from a Founding Father of Social Enterprise

9 Lessons from a Founding Father of Social Enterprise

I knew of Jerr Boschee long before I met him – he is a legend in the social enterprise space. I now am lucky enough to count him as a close friend and mentor. A standout […]

Aaron Horowitz and Zack Silverman, founders of Walter Caesar
    //  May 23, 2016  //  Comments Off on How Creating a Sustainable, Healthier Caesar Led to Entrepreneurial Success

How Creating a Sustainable, Healthier Caesar Led to Entrepreneurial Success

The vast majority of Caesars are made with a watery mix containing added MSG, colouring, and high-fructose corn syrup. Zack Silverman and Aaron Harowitz, co-creators of Walter Craft Caesar Mix wanted to produce something different. Their […]

First all-girls school in rural Afghanistan
    //  May 16, 2016  //  Comments Off on Creating a Brighter Future for Girls in Afghanistan

Creating a Brighter Future for Girls in Afghanistan

Documentary profiles the first all-girls’ school in an Afghan village and the challenge it poses to conservative social tradition. In rural Afghanistan, one woman decided it was time for change. Believing in the power of education […]

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New Model of Employment-Focused Social Enterprises Helps Workers Re-Enter Economy
June 27, 2016  //  Comments Off on New Model of Employment-Focused Social Enterprises Helps Workers Re-Enter Economy
Originally published as part of Washington Monthly’s  Successes in Philanthropy blog series In today’s political cl ...
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A Brighter Investment: Supporting students in the developing world
June 14, 2016  //  Comments Off on A Brighter Investment: Supporting students in the developing world
Social entrepreneurship is often hailed for its ability to hijack the system, so to speak; a social enterprise gives us ...
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Social Entrepreneurs: What’s in a revenue stream?
May 26, 2016  //  Comments Off on Social Entrepreneurs: What’s in a revenue stream?
I have a pretty high standard on what I consider a revenue stream. A start-up venture would identify startup capital (fu ...
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Inside Skwachàys Lodge, Canada’s Aboriginal Art Hotel
April 17, 2016  //  Comments Off on Inside Skwachàys Lodge, Canada’s Aboriginal Art Hotel
SEE Change’s video series profiling social entrepreneurs effecting change continues with a visit to Skwachàys Lod ...
Aaron Horowitz and Zack Silverman, founders of Walter Caesar
How Creating a Sustainable, Healthier Caesar Led to Entrepreneurial Success
May 23, 2016  //  Comments Off on How Creating a Sustainable, Healthier Caesar Led to Entrepreneurial Success
The vast majority of Caesars are made with a watery mix containing added MSG, colouring, and high-fructose corn syrup. Z ...
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From Poverty to Wall Street and Back Again: My journey as a social entrepreneur
June 20, 2016  //  Comments Off on From Poverty to Wall Street and Back Again: My journey as a social entrepreneur
Poverty, especially children living in poverty, has overarching ramifications for the global economy. According to Globa ...

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