Applications Are Now Open for SVC's Innovation Entrepreneurs' Program!
SVC’s Innovation Entrepreneurs’ Program is an effort to support this next generation of business leaders (especially women entrepreneurs and entrepreneurs of color) to secure the human and social capital needed to grow their enterprises and expand their impact. Deadline to apply is September 27.
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Put together by the YES! Organization, the North America Leadership Jam brings together 30 changemakers from across North America (Canada, Mexico, the US, and the Caribbean) for a seven-day deep dive, exploring the connections between self-awareness, group evolution, and systemic change. The Jam brings together activists and world changers of all kinds to co-create the experiences of the new world we want to build together. We gather to grow internally, to build community, and to discover collective ways to move…Find out more
Our sister organization Social Venture Institute at Hollyhock (SVI) is holding a four-day intensive conference for social entrepreneurs and mission-driven leaders. Travel to stunning Cortes Island September 11-15 to fine tune your business strategies, learn best practices for solving problems, and build lasting relationships with business peers and mentors. ** Social Venture Institute Hollyhock offers the mission-based entrepreneur an opportunity to share challenges, successes, and experiences with peers in an atmosphere of trust and goodwill. Each attendee brings a commitment of social change to their…Find out more
Actionable, participative and curated, the Gratitude Investor Retreat is designed to connect the brightest investors with thought leaders and ecosystem partners to discuss, debate and act on investment opportunities that matter. This is a collaborative experience with exceptional people, ambiance and opportunity to make investments that matter. Your all-inclusive registration combines 3 days of compelling discussion, outdoor recreation, and broadened perspectives. Nestled in the Wasatch Mountains, the Gratitude experience cultivates inspired relationships and memories that last. During the retreat on…Find out more
From September 17 through 26, get an inside look into the most successful and forward-thinking organizations in the world by tuning into Berrett-Koehler Publishers' The People-First Economy Online Summit. SVC Executive Director Valerie Red-Horse Mohl's session on "The NEXT Economy Impact Investing: Historical Context and Future Thoughts", will be airing on September 18th. Learn from frontline experts, including: Valerie Red-Horse Mohl, Executive Director, Social Venture Circle --- "The NEXT Economy Impact Investing: Historical Context and Future Thoughts" John Mackey, Co-founder…Find out more
Serving as a Director of an early stage angel-backed company is a serious responsibility. This webinar will review smart practices in forming boards, managing board meetings and serving as a Director—all with the goal of creating an effective governance structure for startups. Key topics will include the legal obligations and risks faced by Directors, how to deal with conflicts of interest and how to navigate trouble zones such as M&A, over the course of a company’s journey from initial investment…Find out more
We would like to invite you to attend NextGen Cleantech, a NYC Climate Week event on September 24th that will provide an opportunity to meet a number of such startups. Hosted by PowerBridgeNY in partnership with 76West, CEBIP, Cleantech Open, M-Corps, and the NYSERDA EIR program, over 60 startups that have been vetted by the partner programs and received business training and/or technical support will showcase. Come to see the progress made over the past year and learn more about…Find out more
Join us at Morgan Lewis for an interactive education session facilitated by our very own Emily Winslow and Stockbridge Advisor's Mark Newberg. They've presented at SOCAP and at other conferences together about the in's and out's of impact investing and social entrepreneurship. You won't want to miss it! It promises to be a fun evening and is free for SVC member. Thank you to New England SVC sponsor Morgan Lewis REGISTER HERE.Find out more »
The PACT Capital Conference (formally known as the IMPACT Capital Conference) has a long tradition of uniting key players from the private equity, venture capital, and entrepreneurial communities. As the oldest, most established venture conference in the Northeast, this event draws more than 1,000 participants and has been the catalyst for billions of dollars in venture funding and entrepreneurial success. LEARN MORE AND REGISTER HERE.Find out more
COMMIT TO ACTION: A Business, Non-Profit, & Government Breakfast Panel & Workshop Series Hosted by the City & County of Denver, Office of Sustainability Sponspored by the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment Pollution Prevention Advisory Board 5th of the Series: September 26, 7:30-9:30am The Alliance Center Denver, CO REGISTER HERE.Find out more
For New York, by New York. Join in for an exclusive New York tech event — bringing together NYC Founders and the ecosystem that supports them. You’re invited to Start New York, powered by Google Cloud for Startups and Techstars NYC, to hear from the movers and shakers who have brought our tech ecosystem to life. Space at this event is limited, so reserve your spot today. REGISTER HERE.Find out more