For more than 10 years the interest in social innovation - as aspiration, as ambition and as a discipline has been rising steadily all over the world, with Canada and Australia two of the most active countries.
The Centre for Social Innovation is thrilled to announce that Rahul Raj, a social entrepreneur and corporate transformation strategist, has joined CSI’s Board of Directors.
“As a social entrepreneur who has innovated in both the nonprofit and corporate sectors, in big and small organizations, we know that Rahul's strategic insight and creativity will be critical to helping CSI take our work to the next level,” says Tonya Surman, Co-Founder and CEO of CSI.
The Centre for Social Innovation has just ‘gone firm’ on the purchase of 192 Spadina! This spectacular 64,000 square foot brick and beam building was built in 1920 and is known as the Murray Building. Formerly a printing company, with a stint in the garment industry, the Murray Building currently houses about 60 new media, arts, urban and other small businesses.
is a global leader in supporting talented and passionate entrepreneurs building
sustainable models that tackle social challenges.
Centre for Social Innovation, MaRS Centre for Impact Investing, Toronto+Acumen, and
the Social Enterprise Incubator know that these entrepreneurs and innovators are
hard at work and need to focus on the opportunities that will further their
missions and accelerate their success.
November 19, 2012 - 9:00am - January 13, 2013 - 9:00am
You may know the Toronto Fringe as a raucous, fun-loving indie theatre festival that takes place every July. BUT! We also curate a vibrant festival called the Next Stage Theatre Festival every January at Factory Theatre.