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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

Ten Ideas advance in the Great Social Enterprise Pitch

Social Enterprise group


This spring the Community Foundation, in partnership with Assets Lancaster, launched the Great Social Enterprise Pitch. One of our Ah-Ha Conversations in action, the goal of the Pitch is to empower budding local businesses that operate with a unique “triple-bottom line” approach- People, Planet & Profit. First, we hosted two Idea Incubator sessions Read More