What is a Social Enterprise?

A social enterprise is an organization that sells products or services to achieve its social purpose.

 

Social By Sharing

Organizations that exist to share some or all of their profits with charitable organizations or causes.

Social By Selling

Organizations that make their impact through what they sell or to whom they sell it.

Social By Sourcing

Organizations that develop their programs by how they make their products or services, typically using environmentally sustainable methods and employing the underserved.

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