On June 12, 2018, Pillar Nonprofit Network hosted the Social Enterprise Spring Showcase to explore the opportunities and challenges of social enterprise in our community
The evening featured a riveting and candid panel discussion that explored many pressing matters facing social enterprise today, including impact measurement and reporting accountability, profit generation with a social impact lens, the experience of pushback and tension from proponents of traditional business, and forecasts about the future of social enterprise in our region and beyond.
Lore Wainwright - Director of Innovation Works, Pillar Nonprofit Network
David Billson - CEO, rTraction (BCorp)
Kay Habib - Owner, Skilled Accents
Steve Cordes - Executive Director, Youth Opportunities Unlimited
Megan O’Neil-Renaud - Project Manager for Prevention & Safety, Canadian Red Cross
Julie Forrester, Social Enterprise Coach, Pillar Nonprofit Network
Stream the entire discussion above!
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