Sign up for the Chivas Newsletter

What you need to know this week. Brought to you by The Venture and Fast Company.

KF 220116

What you need to know this week. Brought to you by The Venture and Fast Company.

The Article:People Shared The Deepest Insights They’ve Ever Heard And They May Forever Change How You Think
The Publisher:Business Insider
The Scoop:For many, it’s the small epiphanies in life that can make the largest impact. Here is a list of insights that may help you gain perspective in the new year.

The Article:Pay-As-You-Go Solar Power Is Bringing Electricity To More People In East Africa
The Publisher:Quartz
The Scoop:Following the model set by many mobile phone companies, one Tanzanian is helping connect 10,000 households with solar power with an affordable, pay-as-you-go plan.

The Article:A Former Google Executive’s Advice For Aussie Startups Looking To Get Noticed
The Publisher:Mashable
The Scoop:As the Australian startup scene heats up, one former Google exec has words of advice for those looking to get ahead from down under, including staying put.

The Article:The Year In Social Enterprise And Impact Investing: 5 Noteworthy Happenings In 2015
The Publisher:Forbes
The Scoop:2015 was a big year for social enterprise and impact investing. From Facebook’s move towards charitable funding to the spread of B Corps, here are five of the biggest financial stories from the last year.

The Article:Refugees In Greece Make Purses From Life Vests To Raise Funds
The Publisher:Huffington Post
The Scoop:One organization is creating jobs for refugees of conflict by turning the life vests they left behind into functional and fashionable bags.

THE CHIVAS VENTURE IMPACT: OUR ALUMNI’S SUCCESS
Chivas Venture

THE CHIVAS VENTURE IMPACT: OUR ALUMNI’S SUCCESS

Over the years, we’ve helped social entrepreneurs from across the world make a difference through our annual competition.

Read More
Xilinat crowned the winner of the 2019 Chivas Venture!
Chivas Venture

Xilinat crowned the winner of the 2019 Chivas Venture!

The social enterprise from Mexico, receives $310K in no strings attached funding to help scale and go global.

Read More
More