What is Social Enterprise? 

(as defined by the Social Enterprise Alliance)

An organization that advances a social mission through market-based strategies.  These strategies include receiving earned income in direct exchange for a product, service or privilege.

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We’re putting this Conversation into ACTION!

Ten idea teams have been working on their plans to be part of the Great Social Enterprise Pitch. Now YOU can be part of the process! July 7 – 27, review all 10 social enterprise ideas and vote for your favorite with your dollars.   LEARN MORE and VOTE here now! 

Invest in Local Good! Click here to see our Fund for Social Enterprise!

Click here to learn more about who’s involved.

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Pitch steps

 

We’re happy to partner with Assets Lancaster on the Great Social Enterprise Pitch!

Other Resources

Social Enterprise Alliance – www.se-alliance.org

SEED Summit (Social Enterprise Ecosystem Economic Development) – www.seeedus.com

Social Enterprise for Nonprofits – The Grantmanship Center www.tgci.com

Stanford Social Innovation Review – www.ssireview.org

Inc. Magazine – www.inc.com

Assets Lancaster – www.assetslancaster.org

Ideas or Questions?  Contact Us!