10am to 2pm Eastern Time
Northern College (Quill Lounge)
Timmins Changemakers Ignite: Social Entrepreneurship Pop-Up Lab Series
Discover new ways to create positive impact using business strategies
Uncover social entrepreneurship initiatives and funding streams in Northern Ontario! With interactive workshops from regional organizations that support local social enterprises, including SEE, SENO CoStarter for Change and Urban Indigenous Youth for Change.
Who should attend?
ALL WELCOME - particularly those interested in starting and supporting social enterprises, community organizations, students, service providers and entrepreneurial individuals!
- Social Entrepreneurship 101 - Friday March 18, 10am-2pm, at Northern College (Quill Lounge) Find out what the term really means, how to get started and hear from organizations who support social entrepreneurs
- Attendance is FREE but registration is required.
- Lunch will be provided. Space is limited.
Register for Social Entrepreneurship 101
For more information, please contact Mélanie Watson at 705-360-5800 ext. 226 or melanie.watson at algomau.ca
About Social Entrepreneurship Evolution (SEE):
Social Entrepreneurship Evolution (SEE) is an emergent pan-northern collaborative whose focus is to support the infrastructure for Youth Social Entrepreneurship (YSE) with an emphasis on collaboration, shared measurement and collective impact.
About SENO CoStarter for Change:
Social Enterprise for Northern Ontario (SENO) CoStarter for Change supports the development of early-stage, high-growth social enterprises in Northern Ontario by offering social entrepreneurs access to capital, educational and support programs, workspace, and other services to help launch and grow their non-profit and for-profit ventures.
About Urban Indigenous Youth for Change (UIYFC):
The Urban Indigenous Youth for Change (UIYFC) pilot project will provide an in-depth opportunity to teach and learn from urban Indigenous youth how to incorporate cultural and land based learning with different types of entrepreneurship education, leading to increased and diverse participation in the social economy.