Category Archive for: National News

Don’t miss these upcoming webinars

Registration for both webinars is free for Social Enterprise Alliance members. Learn more about SEA membership here. Marketplace 101: The Landscape and Potential Tuesday, July 16th  |  2pm CT   $35  |  FREE for SEA members & REDF members Are you ready to leverage the growing conscious consumer movement to grow your social enterprise? Marketplace 101: The Landscape and…

The Little Light that Changes Lives

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT Since their founding in 2012, MPOWERD has brought light to over three million people. In many places, as soon as the sun goes down, children can’t study, entrepreneurs have to stop working, women are less safe walking outside and health clinics have to close. This lack of reliable access to electricity affects billions of people worldwide. That’s where MPOWERD steps in.…

Sector News, August 2018

A Hopeful Future: Kids in Social Enterprise The future of social impact is looking bright. Increasingly more kids and young teens are choosing to start social enterprises. In the past quarter, three young entrepreneurs under the age of 14, have received national recognition for their social impact initiatives. Chicago native Jahkil Jackson started his first organization to…

Inaugural cohort of Pave A Path Scholarship recipients

Last December, we launched the Pave A Path Fundraiser for social entrepreneurs facing barriers to opportunity. With the help of donations from our community, we were able to invite 10 social entrepreneurs to join SEA and provide them with the resources they need to thrive. Out of over 115 applications, we are thrilled to introduce…

Join social enterprise’s premier, national convening Summit ’17 in Los Angeles, CA on September 18 – 20, 2017.

Summit ’17 registration is open! Join the nation’s social enterprise leaders at Summit ‘17 to create opportunity, build community and explore innovation across the sector. This premier convening will feature the perspectives of distinguished changemakers revolutionizing the field. Attendees will have the chance to examine the practices of social enterprise, delve into the creation of…

The Power of Networks

How will you maximize your impact this spring? As recent research suggests, being part of a network, coalition or community can help organizations build capacity and ensure effectiveness. That’s why SEA has launched a new online community for social enterprise, a place where members can join affinity groups, follow each other and engage in forums…