August 5, 2014, No comments

Guest Blog by Cheryl Heller, Founding Chair of SVA’s MFA program in Design for Social Innovation The most pressing challenge businesses face isn’t finding new opportunities for growth and market share; [...]


An Onion Blooms in the Desert

June 18, 2014, No comments

Amid conflict and persistent food insecurity Palestinian refugees are cultivating their rooftops to produce fresh vegetables close to home.  Last w ...


Top Notch Affordable Housing

June 17, 2014, No comments

Watch out America, there’s a new breed of affordable housing in town.  Nestled in the Morrisania neighborhood of the Bronx, the Arbor House is ...


New Wave of Social Entrepreneurs Tackling Complex Issues

January 22, 2014, No comments

The term “social entrepreneur” is being tossed around so often that I’m beginning to fear it will become as meaningless as “g ...

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    A Letter to a Social entrepreneur.
    July 22, 2013, No comments

    Dear Social Entrepreneur So you want to start a business that really changes the world, welcome to the club. Many of us want to leave a mark on the universe, [...]

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    Social Innovation Summit 2013: What’s Next?
    June 20, 2013, No comments

    By INTC), Microsoft (FB), Cisco (Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Grameen Foundation, as well as non-profits like Giving Back Fund, Foundation Center andOxfam America, was there in her role as the president of the Schizo ...

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    Week of Online Events About Social Intrapreneurship
    March 7, 2013, No comments

    Ashoka, the world’s largest organization of social entrepreneurs, teamed up with Accenture as the convening sponsor to host a global competition—The League of Intrapreneurs: Building Better Business from the Inside [...]