Social Entrepreneurship

Social Entrepreneurship

The popularity of coworking has returned to Columbus, with many flexible work spaces opening and expanding throughout the region. The Franklinton neighborhood will gain another coworking spot soon, with the opening of the "Bottoms Up Coffee Co-Op" at 1069 West...
Individuals who have recently been released from prison face a multitude of challenges. From housing and employment to transportation, multi-offenders struggle to access the necessary resources for day-to-day survival, let alone self-sufficiency, outside prison walls. While this narrative rings true...
Since 2013, Gluvco Safety Equipment has rounded up thousands of pairs of gloves for kids in Central Ohio. "Every pair of gloves that we sell, we give a pair of winter gloves back to a kid in need," says Founder...
The sixth annual Alleviating Poverty Through Entrepreneurship Summit brought social entrepreneurs from Columbus and across the globe together to discuss this emerging industry on Saturday, February 28. Seven entrepreneurs shared stories of their ventures, while also taking a look...
The Metropreneur gathered with the small business community last Thursday night at Studio 35 to celebrate social enterprises in Columbus at aspire2015. Throughout the evening, attendees heard from successful entrepreneurs about what it takes to build a business, found insights...
Social Entrepreneurship is the identification of a social problem and the use of entrepreneurial principles and practices to create a social venture aimed at solving the problem. Social entrepreneurs are important to the community and to the world, as...
Givevia is a matrimony of two pastimes that have skyrocketed within the last year; online shopping and giving back to the community. Started by Tina Fisher in 2020, the platform has quickly grown as a way to help shoppers...
After 27 years of making an impact, non-profit Rebuilding Together Central Ohio is turning to social enterprise to ensure they can continue helping individuals live in safe and healthy homes for the next 27 years and beyond. Since its inception,...