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Social Innovation Blog

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Friday, May 20, 2016
For Immediate Release: May 19, 2016 Innovation Works and the Centre for Social Innovation Announce New Approach to... more »
Friday, May 20, 2016
The Centre for Social Innovation is thrilled to announce that Rahul Raj, a social entrepreneur and corporate... more »
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
By Tonya Surman and Victoria Lennox Published in the Globe and Mail, May 4, 2016 more »
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Our own Tonya Surman has been named to the 2016 cohort of the Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE)... more »

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Thursday, May 26, 2016
A year ago I was the biggest skeptic there ever was about hypnosis... and then I decided to actaully experience it, and... more »
Thursday, May 26, 2016
This is a last call for content and advertisers to submit any story you like to the paper. We publish and distribute... more »
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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