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Social Enterprise: Profit with a Purpose
April 24 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 10:30 AM–12:30 PM
As nonprofit leaders look to emerging and innovative ways to fund operations, they may consider developing a social enterprise to generate revenue. In this emerging practice, it is important to understand the advantages and risks of establishing and operating for-profit businesses as a way to raise funds. Recently, there has been a lot of interest in social enterprises that is, in part, due to Benefit Corporations becoming a new type of corporate entity in many states. Many nonprofit organizations are exploring whether it makes sense to go into for-profit business ventures and how to best form and manage these types of business operations.
Join our speakers, Attorney Eric Davis from Elliott & Davis and Jonathan Livingston, Ph.D., as they discuss the current hybrid and alternative legal models of social enterprises…
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Address: CLP – Main (Oakland) – South Wing Reading Room
- April 24
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
- Event Categories:
- Non profit Management & Administration, Provider Events
- Event Tags:
- administration, Benefit Corporations, business ventures, Carnegie Library Pittsburgh, nonprofit leadership, Social Enterprise