Social Entrepreneurism and Innovation

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Scottish Government Commits Millions to Funding Social Enterprises in 2020

Multiple programs launched in the past year, including the creation of a rural social enterprise hub and a program offering repayable grants to social entrepreneurs.
this photo depicts one of the artisan chocolate bars offered by ChocoSol Traders

Forget Willy Wonka: ChocoSol Traders Is a Different Kind of Chocolate Factory

This Toronto-based social enterprise creates healthy chocolate foods using ethically sourced ingredients from indigenous communities in Mexico and Central and South America.
this photo depicts Mikaila Ulmer, founder of Me & the Bees Lemonade

"Dream Like a Kid": The Inspiring Story Behind Me & The Bees Lemonade

Starting with a lemonade stand when she was 4 years, old, social entrepreneur Mikaila Ulmer has created a multimillion dollar business that also helps save the honeybees.
this photo shows Kayla Harris, winner of the business pitch competition at the Ignite Retreat

Kayla Harris Wins Business Pitch Competition With Computer Game for Personal Finances

The Mary Baldwin University student's business would gamify personal finances to help young people better remember what they've learned.
this photo shows Dabo Swinney, a major supporter of the Shepherd Hotel, with a person with special needs.

Shepherd Hotel to Employ Special-Needs Adults in 2021

When it opens in 2021, the Shepherd Hotel in Clemson, S.C. will hire people with disabilities and special needs to fill 60 percent of its jobs.

Sullivan Foundation Sponsors Social Entrepreneurship Trip to Germany for Faculty

There are only nine slots available, and Dec. 1 is the deadline for registration.