Social Entrepreneurism and Innovation

The Sullivan Foundation is committed to promoting the efforts of our partner schools and the social enterprise sector to advance the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. Here we provide news coverage related to Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth; Goal 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure; and Goal 17: Partnerships.

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How Malawi's Pizza Is Leading the Social Enterprise Movement in the Pizzeria Segment

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For every pizza sold at its four locations, the Provo, Utah-based chain donates a nutritious meal to hungry children in Africa.
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High-Fashion Brand Creates Jobs for Female Prisoners

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"When social entrepreneurship meets high fashion, there's room for pioneers," says the co-founder of Carcel.
Pablo Padilla

Ex-Offender Creates App to Keep Prisoners Connected With Their Families

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Marcus Bullock has gone from ex-con to entrepreneur with Flikshop, an app that acts as a sort of social media platform for tech-deprived prisoners.

Google, SAP to Sponsor Global Contest for Social Entrepreneurs

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The winner will earn more than $100,000 in prize money and benefits.

This Victoria's Secret Supermodel Has Another Secret: She's Also a Social Entrepreneur

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Leomie Anderson has parlayed modeling fame into a side career that blends high fashion with activism on women’s issues.

Jon Bon Jovi Gives Social Entrepreneurship a Good Name

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One of the world's most famous social entrepreneurs has been addressing food insecurity for years with the JBJ Soul Kitchen in New Jersey.