Social Enterprise

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Food for Change Raises $33,500 in 4 Months

Food for Change Raises $33,500 in 4 Months

By Janneke Lang From Fledgling to Growth In September 2015, Stacey Smith and Valeria Miranda of Food for Change, attended their first Inspiring Enterprise accelerator class not really knowing what…
Cruz Cares 2016

Cruz Cares 2016

21 Days of Kindness Challenge wins Cruz Cares: Pitch Contest for Social Change By Teresa Ruiz Decker Justina Bryant, founder and president of a social enterprise aimed at helping schools…
The Engagement Gap

The Engagement Gap

The Engagement Gap: Mobile Solutions for Funding Social Enterprises By Kate Reid Social enterprises and organizations with a social mission have tended to be underserved from a software and technology…
Lean Data in Action

Lean Data in Action

Lean Data in Action: A Case Study By Kate Reid In my last blog I discussed how Lean Experimentation Methodology could be applied to impact measurement to help social enterprises…
The Lean Data Approach: Measuring Impact

The Lean Data Approach: Measuring Impact

By Kate Reid We’ve discussed Lean Experimentation Methodology in previous blogs, both as an intro to the methodology and to introduce it as the strategy that The Inspiring Enterprise employs…
Clean Water: Is Whiskey the Key?

Clean Water: Is Whiskey the Key?

By Kate Reid Arsenic exposure from contaminated well water affects up to 77 million people in Bangladesh. According to a 2010 study, 1 in 5 deaths in Bangladesh were the…
Renewable Energy: Necessity, Not Nicety

Renewable Energy: Necessity, Not Nicety

By Kate Reid Just last month Governor Jerry Brown signed into law a bill that requires half of California’s electricity to come from renewable sources like wind and solar by…