Lancfound Blog

Thousands of voices. One community-wide conversation.

From the cafe at Tec Centro, to the Pi Sigma Phi Fraternity at Franklin & Marshall College; from the refugee resettlement offices of Church World Service, to dozens of homes across Lancaster County, an estimated 2,000 members of our community came together on May 20 & 21 to talk about their ideas, hopes, and dreams for Lancaster as part of At The Table.

See the 2016 Great Social Enterprise Pitch Ideas

The 2016 Great Social Enterprise Pitch Participants Have Been Selected!

 

Ten social enterprise idea teams will move forward as part of the 2016 Great Social Enterprise Pitch, Lancaster’s social enterprise idea incubator and friendly business plan competition, hosted by ASSETS and the Lancaster County Community Foundation. Business concepts include wellness training, a mobile farm Read More

Recap: The 2015 Great Social Enterprise Pitch

The concept of social enterprise can often be daunting. Building a business that aims not only to generate profit, but to solve a social and/or environmental problem is difficult enough, but finding a community that is receptive to adjusting traditional business approaches to this new model can be even harder. We are proud to say Read More