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10 sparks from the Social Innovation Summit in Los Angeles method

Jul. 8, 2019 3:00 pm

10 sparks from the Social Innovation Summit in Los Angeles

The annual conference of philanthropists, corporate impact leaders and social entrepreneurs took place in Los Angeles. But the lessons are apt for you too.
15 social impact leaders we’ll be following in 2017 people

Dec. 28, 2016 12:59 pm

15 social impact leaders we’ll be following in 2017

The voices we're most excited to keep up with in the new year.
The first Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal Awards is happening Jan. 26 purpose

Dec. 28, 2016 8:34 am

The first Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal Awards is happening Jan. 26

The event will celebrate local leaders "who often work quietly promoting their social missions/work without any public recognition," cofounder Nick Torres said.
Rockefeller tapped Wharton Social Impact Initiative for this new report on innovative social finance funding

Sep. 16, 2016 12:29 pm

Rockefeller tapped Wharton Social Impact Initiative for this new report on innovative social finance

Innovative Finance: Mobilizing Capital for Maximum Impact digs into how private capital can be used to alleviate social problems.
This will be the state’s biggest social impact project ever. How will Philly fit? funding

Apr. 12, 2016 12:56 pm

This will be the state’s biggest social impact project ever. How will Philly fit?

Two "pay for success" initiatives will work to cut recidivism rates and government spending. Philadelphia will be involved in some way, though it's unclear as to what extent.
Why systemic social change starts with retelling community narrative method

Apr. 7, 2016 12:39 pm

Why systemic social change starts with retelling community narrative

Here's what we can learn from a group of social entrepreneurs, community organizers and investors building an economic hub in West Baltimore.
Event: Social Chang(h)er Kick-Off Event (Postponed) method

Apr. 23, 2014 1:54 pm

Event: Social Chang(h)er Kick-Off Event (Postponed)

UPDATE: This story has been changed to reflect that the kick-off event has been postponed. Social Chang(h)er, a support system for female dreamers, thinkers and creatives in Philadelphia, was originally schedule to have it’s kick-off event at Benjamin’s Desk on April 26, but it’s been postponed and will probably launch this fall. However, you can still check […]

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