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Social Innovation Blog

Social innovation news, ideas and opinions

Tuesday, January 5, 2016
I am Canadian. My family arrived in this country as far back as the 1600's in Moncton, NB. My Acadian roots were... more »
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
By Barnabe GeisThis blog was written for Masdar’s 2016 Engage Blogging Contest My friend Tonya Surman, the CEO of the... more »
Thursday, December 17, 2015
2015 was a big, challenging, rockin’ year for CSI and our members. It was also a tough year around the world with many... more »
Thursday, December 17, 2015
By Liz Rykert, Principle at Meta Strategies more »

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CSI Community Buzz

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Friday, February 5, 2016
STEAM Labs is celebrating Family Day by hosting a Rey Doll Hackathon – where we’ll help you transform a regular doll... more »
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Using storytelling techniques and motivational psychology to tailor your ask and drastically increase the impact on... more »
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
  I LOVE hunkering down with a good craft at this time in the winter, which is why we're offering o more »