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Local food and civil disobedience: Judy Wicks’ journey to a completely sustainable lifestyle people

Apr. 13, 2018 12:26 pm

Local food and civil disobedience: Judy Wicks’ journey to a completely sustainable lifestyle

WHYY's April episode of "Friday Arts" details the Circle of Aunts and Uncles, Sustainable Business Network and White Dog Café founder's quest to build a holistic local society — plus, her most recent arrest.
Social entrepreneurship hasn’t yet reached its full potential purpose

Apr. 9, 2018 10:00 am

Social entrepreneurship hasn’t yet reached its full potential

Social impact strategist and consultant Megan McFadden presents a bird's eye view of a still-emerging field.
What’s Simran Sidhu up to? results

Mar. 30, 2018 1:24 pm

What’s Simran Sidhu up to?

The former head of YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School is now building The HIVE, a social enterprise meant to increase opportunity for Philly's youth.
Meet ‘Innovate,’ the podcast for social entrepreneurs (and Nobel Prize winners) purpose

Mar. 23, 2018 10:00 am

Meet ‘Innovate,’ the podcast for social entrepreneurs (and Nobel Prize winners)

The Bryn Mawr-produced podcast has been interviewing mission-minded business pros from around the world — including Indian activist Kailash Satyarthi — since 2012.
Check out this photo essay on ‘amazing’ One Step Away Director Emily Taylor people

Mar. 21, 2018 11:38 am

Check out this photo essay on ‘amazing’ One Step Away Director Emily Taylor

Photographer Ted Goldman, whose work is frequently featured in the street newspaper, profiled Taylor for his "Amazing People Who Make A Difference" series.
5 ways impact investors and philanthropists can innovate to solve Philly’s biggest problems funding

Mar. 16, 2018 1:47 pm

5 ways impact investors and philanthropists can innovate to solve Philly’s biggest problems

Here are the highlights from ImpactPHL's "Building a Successful Investor Ecosystem for 21st Century Philadelphia" event.
It’s a big deal that Philadelphia is hosting SOCAP’s inaugural Total Impact Conference funding

Mar. 12, 2018 10:18 am

It’s a big deal that Philadelphia is hosting SOCAP’s inaugural Total Impact Conference

The event will convene over 300 impact investors and financial advisers on April 26 and 27. It's a sign that Philly's social enterprise community can attract international eyes.
Nonprofit social enterprises should partner to amplify impact method

Mar. 12, 2018 7:20 am

Nonprofit social enterprises should partner to amplify impact

Cross-promotional partnerships are an effective way to pool resources and more, writes Career Wardrobe Executive Director Sheri Cole.
Hear Philly funding experts talk cross-sector collaboration this Wednesday funding

Mar. 9, 2018 7:32 am

Hear Philly funding experts talk cross-sector collaboration this Wednesday

We have a discount code for you to check out the panel organized by SOCAP and ImpactPHL.
So, what does ‘social enterprise’ even mean? purpose

Mar. 8, 2018 12:45 pm

So, what does ‘social enterprise’ even mean?

Six impact experts on their definitions and some challenges facing the sector. Consider this your Social Entrepreneurship 101.

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