social enterprise

Professional Series # 1.001

#SocEnt.LA Professional Series # 1 How do you start and sustain a successful Social Enterprise Startup?  Event Host: SocEnt.LA What’s a Social Enterprise? “Social mission driven organizations which apply market-based strategies to achieve a social purpose. The MOVEMENT includes both non-profits that use business models to pursue their mission and for-profits whose primary purposes are social.” –…

StartingBloc

Last year, StartingBloc brought together a new cohort of young social entrepreneurs at its first Los Angeles Institute (featured in TreeHugger), just a stone’s throw from the water at the Annenberg Community Beach House in Santa Monica, CA. [The StartingBloc] Institute is a five-day transformative experience during which young leaders learn to increase their impact,…

LA

Social entrepreneurship is rapidly growing in Los Angeles.  However, despite being a somewhat small sphere, it is segmented due to Los Angeles’ geographic dispersion.  As we fast approach the tipping point in Los Angeles, it is key that we collaborate in the space and understand the specific needs each serves in order to maintain heterogeneity…