In an age of fiscal constraint and public cutbacks, social enterprise organizations have quickly become key in providing important services through innovating collaborative partnerships with government, the private sector, and charities. However, it’s hard to define the concept of social enterprise and what it is capable of doing – and unable to do. Beyond theContinue reading “Social Enterprise”
Beyond the Headlines chats with Allyson Hewitt, Director of Social Entrepeneurship and Social Innovation Generation at the MaRS Discovery District in Toronto. Allyson explains the various funding models available to social enterprises in Ontario.
Beyond the Headlines talks to Hamoon Ekhtiari, Growth Strategy Lead at Deloitte and a Fellow at the School of Social Entrepeneurship. Hamoon explains the notion of a Social Economy sector and discusses how it is currently evolving in Canada.
Beyond the Headlines talks to Jo Flatt, a Social Enterprise Strategist and Facilitator, to understand the contentious debate about defining the concept of Social Enterprise.