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The Article:How To Make A Difference And Make Money
The Publisher:The Guardian
The Scoop:Making money and making a difference don’t have to be mutually exclusive. If you remain both transparent and passionate as a social entrepreneur, you can easily achieve both.
The Article:Activism, Entrepreneurship In Perfect Harmony
The Publisher:The Globe and Mail
The Scoop:Early exposure to philanthropy and activism may provide young people with the important skills necessary to thrive and succeed in the field of social entrepreneurship.
The Article:Limited Fiscal Sponsorship: A New Tool In The Arsenal Of Social Entrepreneurship
The Scoop:Making your startup’s finances transparent and streamlined can help both you and your benefactors. A fiscal sponsorship takes out the guesswork and gives your organization instant credibility.
The Article:Three Successful Social Entrepreneurs On How To Do Good In The World
The Scoop:Giving back comes in all shapes and forms. From starting up a social enterprise to volunteering, there are options for anyone to do good on their own time.
The Article:Making Sense Of Funding Opportunities For Social Enterprises
The Publisher:DevEx Impact
The Scoop:When you’re just starting out, securing funding and investors for your venture can be a difficult process. Luckily, there are a lot of resources available to fund your project in a way that works best for you.