In search of revenue to further their missions, charitable organizations are launching ventures – social enterprises – that generate revenue through commercial means. Social enterprise is a legitimate tool that can provide an additional source of income to supplement an organization’s philanthropic funding.
A central consideration for boards and management teams exploring social enterprise is strategic alignment. How does a potential social enterprise help or hinder the organization’s progress towards achieving its social/environmental and financial goals? We will explore this together during an interactive session that will include resources to take back to your organization.