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If Not to Make Money, then What?

In a capitalistic society, we are trained to seek money as our core method to live. We even call income generation “making a living”. How is accumulating dollars equal to creating life? 148 more words


Wokai Foundation: Alleviating Poverty in China and Economic Development

Nonprofit startups brings a unique spin to the social sector. It carries the ethical assumption that good morals and values goes beyond their bottom line to achieve a positive social change. 409 more words


Grow IT Awards for Social Entrepreneurs (UK) (Closing date:12th Sept 2016)

UnLtd, the charity for social entrepreneurs has launched a new Award to enable social entrepreneurs to scale up to the next level.

The new Grow IT Award replaces the Fast Growth and Build It Awards, taking the best of both to help social entrepreneurs grow their social impact. 116 more words

In Dialogue with SDGs Conference

Earlier in March, our founder Joe Fernandez participated in APAC Ideas for Action’s conference on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the Hong Kong University of Science (HKUST) where he, other businesses in HK and students discussed how to achieve the UN’s seventeen 2015 SDGs. 61 more words

New Ufi Funding Round Coming Up (UK)

The next round of Ufi funding opens for applications on the 4th April 2016. Registered charities, community interest companies, social enterprises, not for profits, companies, community associations, FE colleges and public bodies can apply. 138 more words

Funding to Expand and Increase the Sustainability of Charities and Social Enterprises (UK)

The Bulldog Trust Temple Place Partnership (TPP) provides funding for charities and social enterprises. It will open for applications on 1st April 2016.

Working with the business and the financial services sector, the TPP will provide £9m alongside strategic support to help social impact organisations to develop, scale and increase their sustainability. 77 more words

A social enterprise providing volunteers in development

It is the year 2017. Several years earlier an international NGO, formed originally to place volunteers overseas, diversified into running development programmes in order to attract the donor funding available for them. 281 more words