DARELL HAMMOND WINS SCHWAB FOUNDTATION’S SOCIAL ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR 2011

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Social Enterprise Alliance is pleased to report that one of its keynote speakers at the 2011 Summit is the winner of the Schwab Foundation US Social Entrepreneur of the Year 2011 award. Darell Hammond, founder of KaBoom has been recognized by the foundation for his organization’s innovative work and social impact, joining a global network […]

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SEA LOS ANGELES BOARD MEMBER, HOLLY MOSHER DOCUMENTARY TO HAVE DEBUT AT UNITED NATIONS

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The latest documentary by award-winning filmmaker, Holly Mosher, titled Bonsai People: The Vision of Muhammad Yunus, will have its debut at the United Nations on September 22, 2011 during the Clinton Global Initiative from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. There will also be a special screening of this documentary at the SEA Summit. Created by SEA Los […]

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Human Capital Performance Bond Proposal Becomes Law

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The concept was included as part of the Government Finance Bill passed July 20th during the special session, with $10 million assigned for a Human Capital Performance Bond pilot program. Track progress on the pilot at investinoutcomes.org. You can also learn more and provide feedback at the “Bonding Your Impact” session at MCN’s Annual Conference October 7th with […]

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Remembering SEA Board Member Tim Nelson

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The Star Tribune wrote a touching tribute to late Hammer CEO Tim Nelson, whose sudden death three weeks ago stunned our community. “There’s no replacing someone like Tim Nelson. It would take three people to replace him,” said Pat Mellenthin, president of The Arc Minnesota. “He was not only a strong leader, he was a genuinely good human […]

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Member Event with Esther Kim from REDF – September 21

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Please join us Wednesday September 21st from 4-6pm for a conversation withEsther Kim, Portfolio Director at REDF in San Francisco. Esther will give an overview of REDF’s work to create a sustainable and replicable model for scaling social enterprises nationally. She’ll also describe new initiatives to increase purchasing from social enterprises, as well as REDF’s efforts to build […]

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Back by Popular Demand – “Navigating Into Social Enterprise”

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New to Social Enterprise? The 2011 SEA Summit includes a special pre-conference workshop on Sunday, October30 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. entitled, “Navigating Into Social Enterprise: Understanding Fit, Readiness, and How It All Works.” Join this primer to help you and your organization better understand how and why social enterprise can be important and […]

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