Social entrepreneurship is an exciting and rapidly evolving field that leverages entrepreneurial principles towards solving social and environmental problems. It is a new lens through which we can view the world of businesses making a positive impact in the world.
What you’ll learn in this workshop: · History and the emergence of social entrepreneurship & social enterprises · Today’s view and definition of social entrepreneurship · Support systems available for social entrepreneurs We’ll also explore social enterprises from a local, national and global perspective. Participants will also get a chance to hear from Dane Fader, Founder & CEO of GreenerBins Composting Company – a local social enterprise from Windsor, Ontario.
This workshop is intended for: · Anyone who wants to learn more about the latest in social entrepreneurship and how it is being used to create social change around the world · You have an idea for a project, organization or business and want to learn how other change makers have brought their ideas to life · You want to become part of a community using entrepreneurship as a vehicle for creating bold, innovative social impact
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When: Wednesday, June 12, 2019 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Venue: EPICentre, Joyce Entrepreneurship Centre, 2nd Floor