Social Entrepreneurship

Social Entrepreneurship

John Rush and Kenny Sipes, two well-known names in Columbus' social enterprise community, are working together to bring new life to an historic bank building in the Hilltop neighborhood. What follows is a selection of their interview with Susan...
In the world of business, success is measured from different angles, like revenue or impact. Some view success according to revenue whereas others may attribute their success to how much they can impact others. Ark Coffee is earning revenue...
Five finalists have been announced for Philanthropitch Columbus 2022. The social fast-pitch competition provides participants with risk capital to help scale their impact, as well as one-on-one pitch training and business coaching. This year's finalists include:* Columbus Fashion Alliance...
SEA Change is now accepting applications for its signature cohort. Up to 15 organizations will have support from industry experts and mentors, along with free virtual training as a part of the program. Eligible organizations can be non-profit or...
As our calendars flip to March we find ourselves in Women's History Month – a time to celebrate the strong and courageous women in our lives while honoring those who have blazed the trail forward.  I had the opportunity to...
February marks the widely recognized Black History Month, a time when we honor and celebrate the accomplishments of African-American heroes while remaining conscious of our dedication to social change. There are many ways to celebrate Black History Month, such...
The last two years have created unprecedented challenges for nonprofit organizations. Pandemic conditions caused fundraising event cancellations, interrupted direct services, and made raising donations difficult. The result too often seen: pay cuts, staff layoffs and furloughs at too many...
Housing and Eviction Reduction/Stability are cited as the #1 priority of the City of Columbus' Recovery and Resiliency Advisory Committee as released in its Final Report and Recommendations on Wednesday, December 1, 2021. The committee was formed in 2020,...