"Last month, civic leaders in Chicago came up with a new approach to raising capital for social enterprise, called Benefit Chicago. Its goal is to provide start-up and expansion capital to expand on the resources available from traditional sources like banks, angel investors and venture capitalists."…/how-chicagos-social-entrepreneurs-c…

The Benefit Chicago initiative will help social entrepreneurs fund and profit from responsible business.

"Despite what the TOMS and Unicef ads may make you think through their use of “poverty porn,” countries like Uganda, South Africa, and Nigeria are civilized countries with sophisticated infrastructure...take the money they would’ve spent manufacturing and sending shoes, and then donate/invest in necessities or markets which will trigger growth and self-sustainability."…

I told my colleague the other day that the economic impact of TOMS’ “One for One®” policy could make for an interesting article; I swore I would not make the ...

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Taylor Elverhoy Holland added a new photo to Social Enterprise Review- Spring 2016 Launch Party's timeline — with Shannon Gillie.

Start 'em young! Maya has her NU SE Review copies, do you? Get one at the Curry indoor quad from now till 11am.

Craving FREE FOOD? Come get bagels, fruit and tons of coffee in Curry Indoor Quad! Look for the blue balloons.

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Only two days until our Social Enterprise Review- Spring 2016 Launch Party! We are excited to share this semester's wide array of articles with you and showcase the hard work of our contributors and editors! Stop by for some breakfast and pick up your copy this Friday in the Curry Indoor Quad!

"It’s clear that organizations can look to Boston as a leader for emerging, progressive social solutions. They recognize the need to foster this culture in order to change the world in a lasting and powerful way, for the better. No matter where you are, you can research and engage with like-minded individuals and organizations in your community. Find out what resources and opportunities exist around you, and you can begin to get involved and foster a culture of collaboration and sharing across organizations."

We're proud to call Boston home!…

Over time, certain cities across the U.S. have become well-known hubs for certain industries. Los Angeles is the capital of the entertainment industry. New York

To be a social entrepreneur, one must be an optimist. One must identify problems and turn them into opportunities.

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Come join us at the SEISA Celebration tonight in the Alumni Center!

Tue 6:00 PM EDTAlumni Center
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Tue 6:30 PM EDT305 Shillman Hall, 115 Forsyth Street
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Come join us April 22nd for some free breakfast and the launch of our Spring 2016 edition!

Fri 8:00 AM EDTCurry Student Center, Indoor Quad
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NU Social Enterprise Review updated their cover photo.

Dominican Republic, 2016 by Ali Campbell

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"For years, Seattle has produced innovative social enterprises for homelessness and shown remarkable compassion through local policy, but due to numerous reasons, this has not been enough."

Check out this piece from our Fall 2015 Edition!…/homelessness-insights-and-innovati…/

by Kayla O’Neill Introduction In November 2015, Seattle, Washington and the surrounding county declared a “state of emergency” over homelessness in hopes of drawing attention and allocating m…

To respond to the social challenges of the modern world we need women to lead the new economy.

Happy International Women's Day!

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UN Women

For International Women’s Day, we present a #DayInTheLife of women all over the world: #IWD2016 #Planet5050

"The tech industry in Silicon Valley has been the birthplace of many innovative solutions to the world’s most complex issues, and it has only continued to grow...However, the industry’s progressive image fails in regards to employee diversity and hiring practices. To address this, social enterprises have emerged in cities with a large tech presence to push forward an industry where people of all backgrounds can be equally represented."

Check out this article from our Fall 2015 edition!…/a-facelift-for-silicon-valleys-tec…/

by Kim Izar The tech industry in Silicon Valley has been the birthplace of many innovative solutions to the world’s most complex issues, and it has only continued to grow. This tech boom has reaped…

Come celebrate Northeastern Changemaker Day TODAY, in an all-day event with various activities across campus aimed at engaging students and celebrating the changemaking social student organizations, research, and experiential learning opportunities that students are participating in.

Mon 9:00 AM ESTNortheastern UniversityBoston, MA
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