Social entrepreneurship
Social entrepreneurship is the attempt to draw upon business techniques to find solutions to social problems. This concept may be applied to a variety of organizations with different sizes, aims, and...
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Solano Avenue Stroll
2009 Solano Stroll video, 09/13/2009The Solano Avenue Stroll, also known as the Solano Stroll, is an annual street fair held on the second Sunday of September on the Solano Avenue shopping district ...
Renaissance India
"Renaissance" is an annual 3-day event that takes among educational institutes in India around March/April, as a congregation for social entrepreneurs and non-profit enterprises.One unique aspect of t...
Shaffi Mather
Shaffi Mather (born February 6, 1970) is an Indian Social Entrepreneur, who served as the Economic Advisor to the Chief Minister, Oommen Chandy, of Kerala's Congress led, UDF Government. He also wor...
Jeff Church
Jeff Church (born August 24, 1961) is the cofounder of NIKA Water Company, a unique social entrepreneurial model that donates its profits in hopes of alleviating global poverty. The combination of see...
Nat Wei, Baron Wei
Nathanael Ming-Yan Wei, Baron Wei (traditional Chinese: 韋鳴恩; simplified Chinese: 韦鸣恩; pinyin: Wéi Míng'ēn; Jyutping: Wai5 Ming4 Jan1) (born 19 January 1977), also known as Nat Wei, is ...
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Tracey Pettengill Turner
Tracey Pettengill Turner (born c. 1971), a social entrepreneur, is the founder of MicroPlace, provider of microfinance, now a PayPal affiliate and a wholly owned subsidiary of eBay Inc.Graduating in 1...
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Global Social Venture Competition
The Global Social Venture Competition (GSVC) provides entrepreneurs seeking to make positive socail and environmental advances with mentoring, publicity and $50,000 prizes. It is cosponsored by Goldma...
Bob Pattillo
Bob Pattillo is an entrepreneur and founder of Gray Ghost Ventures, Gray Matters Capital, First Light Ventures, Sanabel, GMC Ratings, GGMF, and Village Capital and co-founder of Bellwether Fund, ASA I...
Project Gaia
Project Gaia is a U.S. non-governmental, non-profit organization involved in the creation of a commercially viable household market for alcohol-based fuels in Ethiopia and other countries in the devel...
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Samasource
Samasource is one of three social ventures under the nonprofit organization Sama Group. Its mission is to alleviate worldwide poverty by connecting unemployed people in impoverished countries to digit...
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Poonam Ahluwalia
Poonam Ahluwalia is a social entrepreneur and the founder and director of Youth Entrepreneurship and Sustainability (YES), an international nonprofit based at Cambridge College, and YouthTrade, an org...
Mideast Youth
Mideast Youth is a regional not-for-profit organization focused on amplifying voices of dissent throughout the Middle East and North Africa via digital media. Founded in Bahrain, the organization "cre...
Joshua Venture Group
Joshua Venture Group is a non-profit organization whose primary activity is the Dual Investment Program, a United States national initiative that provides social entrepreneurs working in the Jewish co...
Skoll Foundation
The Skoll Foundation is a social entrepreneurship foundation based in Palo Alto, California, with a mission to drive large-scale change by investing in, connecting, and celebrating social entrepreneur...
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Toni Blackman
Toni Blackman is an American rapper, actress, writer and State Department musical ambassador.
The first Hip Hop Cultural Envoy to travel with the State Department, Blackman served in Senegal, Ivor...
Tom Cotter (environmentalist)
Tom Cotter (born 1972) is an American conservationist, social entrepreneur, renewable energy advocate, and ordained evangelical minister living in Clovis, California.
Tom Cotter grew up in Napa Va...
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Bill Drayton
William "Bill" Drayton (born New York City, USA), is a social entrepreneur. Drayton was named by U.S. News & World Report as one of America's 25 Best Leaders in 2005. He is responsible for the ri...
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Building Tomorrow
Building Tomorrow (BT) is an international social-profit organization empowering young people to invest their resources, time and talents in providing access to education for their peers in sub-Sahara...
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Echoing Green
For the electronic band, see The Echoing Green (band), for the poem see The Echoing GreenEchoing Green is a global nonprofit organization that provides fellowships, seed-stage funding, and strategic s...
Ramji Raghavan
Ramji Raghavan is an India based Social Entrepreneur. He is the Founder, and Chairman of Agastya International Foundation, a Non Profit, sparking creativity and curiosity amongst underprivileged child...
Corporate social entrepreneur
A corporate social entrepreneur (CSE) is defined as "an employee of the firm who operates in a socially entrepreneurial manner; identifying opportunities for and/ or championing socially responsible a...
Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship
The Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship provides platforms at the country, regional and global levels to promote social entrepreneurship. The Foundation is a not-for-profit organization, fou...
Heather Brandon
Heather Brandon was the chairman of the World Board of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS), an organisation dedicated to the advancement of girls and young women, from 1996 -...