Uncharitable: A Synopsis

There are those thought leaders who come along and shift paradigms. They get us to think outside the box, they challenge old models, invent new ones and ignite change. Dan Pallotta, author of Uncharitable, How Restraints on Nonprofits Undermine Their Potential, is that kind of thought leader. He calls it “economic apartheid” and outlines why…

Social Enterprise: The Convergence of Mission Driven & For Profit Business By Betsy Densmore

Academies for Social Entrepreneurship (ASE) defines a social enterprise as a venture that combines the best features of mission-oriented nonprofit organizations and sustainably-driven for-profit businesses to solve complex social problems.  From the non-profit sector, these features include a clear and well-defined mission, programs that improve the quality of human life and the environment, an engaged…