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We must reinvent an economy for a resilient civilization

“We must reinvent an economy for a resilient civilization” – Joel Solomon

We are thrilled to share the news about pioneering impact investor Joel Solomon… 100 more words

Social Enterprise

Victorian State Policy and Social Enterprise 2017 - Part 1

This post is part one of a two part post about the recently released Victorian Social Enterprise Strategy, 2017.

Social enterprise is perceived as an innovative response to funding challenges that non-profit organisations increasingly face as they attempt to solicit private donations, and government and foundation grants. 1,177 more words

Employment

Reimagining Local Fashion at MUNI Market 2017

#MUNIonThis: According to the documentary True Cost, the fashion industry is the world’s second-largest polluter — right behind the oil industry, and 25% of chemicals produced worldwide are used for textiles, and the industry is often noted as the 2nd largest polluter of clean water – after agriculture,” according to the Danish Fashion Institute. 653 more words

Shopping & Consumption

How social entrepreneurs are tackling poverty in Kenya

Rebloged From YGAP

By Carol Kimari – YGAP Country Director, Kenya

With all of the studies available regarding Africa and Kenya in particular, one would think there is absolutely no hope of alleviating poverty and its related social ills. 446 more words

News

Dennistoun food bank branches out thanks to government grant

A social enterprise cafe will open in Dennistoun thanks to a new Scottish Government grant aimed at encouraging people to move away from their reliance on food banks. 380 more words

Glasgow

How I Built a Location Independent Business

I love supporting people to create and grow their businesses. For the last two years, I’ve quietly been taking my own advice.

In early 2015 I started looking for more ways to grow my own business.  400 more words

Inspiring