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.

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.

Solving Unusual Social Problems

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From supermarket waste to affordable college textbooks, many social entrepreneurs have set their sights on solving everyday local problems as well as the big global ones.

Funding Innovations That Break the Mold

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By Lateefah Simon & Timothy Silard Patrisse Cullors is…

An Operating Model to Make Social Innovation Stick

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By Ann Mei Chang Innovation is as essential to social purpose…