Imagine if after high school, your social and educational life abruptly came to an end. Imagine how trapped, lonely and helpless you would feel.
There are 200 million people living with special needs worldwide. Every one of themfaces a future of boredom, isolation and dependency because there are few resources and opportunities for them after graduation.
Many of you believe that leadership is something beyond you and that the title of leader is unattainable, because it is reserved for the select few who have committed to acts that have changed the world.
First-of-its-Kind Social Entrepreneurship Conference & "Battle of the Boros" Pitch for Impact Event in New York City featuring Entrepreneurs, Innovators,Disruptors, Changemakers, and Local Leaders who are building the local social impact economy.
Come listen online @goodB on Twitter as NYC social entrepreneurs highlight their staying power and how they started. The Center for Social Innovation and Good Business New York have partnered with Shane Snipes to create this special weekly series through 2013. The quick 3-5 videos promise to be fun and informative.
Dear CSI Friends, It is with great enthusiasm that I share with you that KLINK™ Coffee is open for business. For those of you who are wondering "What is KLINK Coffee?," the simple answer is: KLINK is St. Leonard’s Society of Toronto's new social enterprise. The enterprise is an education & employment placement program funded through KLINK Coffee sales. Supported by an initial grant from HRSDC, we offer people returning home from prison an opportunity to become productive, contributing community members.