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Benevity Launches Ground-Breaking Incubator and Consulting Services to Drive Broad Social Change

Published: Jun 29, 2016 – 08:00 PM EST

CALGARY, AB, Jun. 29 /CSRwire/ - Benevity, Inc., the global leader in online workplace giving, matching, volunteering and grant management solutions, launched Benevity Labs to accelerate broad social change through experimentation, predictive analytics and data science. Benevity Labs is a new kind of...

Using Nature's Design Principles to Create a Radically Sustainable Food System

Published: Jun 28, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

MISSOULA, Mont., Jun. 28 /CSRwire/ - Hundreds of students and professionals answered the call to help fix our broken food system by looking to nature to create design solutions. Now, after receiving 86 submissions from 18 countries, the Biomimicry Global Design Challenge judges...

Accelerating Social Transformation

Published: Jun 27, 2016 – 09:16 AM EST

BOTHELL, WA, Jun. 27 /CSRwire/ - Are you interested in growing your career in the field of social development and innovation? This new professional certification course - Accelerating Social Transformation Aug 7-12, 2016, offered in partnership with the University of Washington's School of...

2016 Booz Allen Aspen Ideas Award Finalists Announced

Published: Jun 20, 2016 – 04:17 PM EST

MCLEAN, Va., Jun. 20 /CSRwire/ - Out of the 80 submissions, the field has been narrowed to 15. But, there can only be three winners of the Booz Allen Aspen Ideas Award. This spring, Festival Presenters and Scholars have been hard at work...

Unilever Foundry 50 Bring Home and Store of the Future to Lions Innovation

Published: Jun 09, 2016 – 11:09 AM EST

LONDON, Jun. 09 /CSRwire/ - Following a competitive search for the world's top 50 marketing technology startups, the Unilever Foundry today announces this year's finalists - the Foundry 50. The Foundry 50 will join Unilever Foundry at Lions Innovation in Cannes (21 -...

Spence-Chapin Services to Families And Children Now Licensed as a Full-Service Adoption Agency In Connecticut

Published: Jun 06, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jun. 06 /CSRwire/ - Spence-Chapin Services to Families and Children announced today that, in addition to New York and New Jersey, it has become licensed as an adoption agency in the state of Connecticut. The century old agency will now be...

Raffa Social Capital Advisors Launched To Fill the Gap Between Impact Investors and Entrepreneurs

Published: Jun 02, 2016 – 09:18 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Jun. 02 /CSRwire/ - In response to the growing needs of social impact investors, Raffa, the nation's largest nonprofit accounting and consulting firm, has launched Raffa Social Capital Advisors (RSCA). RSCA will support social entrepreneurs seeking investment while providing impact investors much-needed...

Acumen Launches Acumen America to Tackle Poverty in the United States in Partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Barclays and The Hitachi Foundation

Published: May 16, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, May 16 /CSRwire/ - Acumen, the nonprofit global venture fund, announced today the launch of Acumen America, a portfolio of American social enterprises focused on tackling poverty within the United States. Since its founding in 2001, Acumen has invested $101 million...

Raffa’s Next Steps to Help Others ‘Do More’

Published: May 09, 2016 – 03:43 PM EST

Washington, D.C, May 09 /CSRwire/ - At a time when Tom Raffa is being recognized as Georgetown's Alumni Entrepreneur of the Year and as Individual Making a Difference by the Nonprofit Village, he is looking ahead to how he can help other businesses...

Sustainable Brands Announces 2016 Innovation Open Semi-finalists

Published: May 04, 2016 – 12:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, May 04 /CSRwire/ - Sustainable Brands® recently announced 11 semi-finalists to compete at the Sustainable Brands Innovation Open (SBIO) startup competition presented by Target. The competition, culminating at SB'16 San Diego, June 6-9th, attracts world-changing entrepreneurial teams with unique ideas to...

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