Social Entrepreneurship

Designing & Launching Your Social Venture

What You’ll Learn

  • How to design human-centered solutions to social challenges
  • How to create a social venture that is financially sustainable
  • How to build financial models to support and augment your social innovation plan
  • How to identify and attract resources for your project
  • How to engage all stakeholders for maximum benefit
  • How to leverage your training and experience in social entrepreneurship into other professional opportunities

Have an idea for social change but don’t know how to put it into practice? Want to do something meaningful with your life but don’t know where to start? Social entrepreneurs literally change the world. They use the tools of entrepreneurship to solve social problems in novel and innovative ways.

This two-week intensive program shows you how to use the tools of entrepreneurship to solve social problems.

Type:          Residential
Location:  Central MA
Dates:        June 11-23, 2023
Cost:           $1,990

Material covered in this program includes:

  • Identifying a social problem and understanding its root causes
  • Crafting a solution to the problem using the Innovation Matrix
  • Creating a social venture plan for your project
  • Entrepreneurial finance
  • Examining and selecting appropriate revenue model(s)
  • Identifying and engaging stakeholders
  • Tracking relevant social and economic metrics for your project
  • Scaling your impact