Stanford Social Innovation Review : Informing and inspiring leaders of social change


Tag: Social Enterprise


Innovative ways that nonprofits can generate income by selling products and services



Unitus, We Stand; Divide Us, We Fall

An external agency should review the circumstances surrounding the Unitus decision to terminate its 10-year commitment to microfinance.

By Jonathan C. Lewis | 4 | Sep. 2, 2010

Technology & Design

Digital Job Creation For Youth

We need new ideas and models in digital work that can be scaled to meet global outsourcing demands.

By Reeta Roy | Aug. 26, 2010

Socially Responsible Business

A Bigger Pie

By Sam Scott | Aug. 24, 2010

Urban Development

Banking on Change

By Suzie Boss | Aug. 24, 2010

Economic Development

Microfinance’s Next Frontier

By Meredith May | Aug. 18, 2010

Socially Responsible Business

Hear, Hear for Profits

Reviewed By Rodney Schwartz | 3 | Aug. 18, 2010


Unlocking Future Savings

By Suzie Boss | Aug. 18, 2010

Social Entrepreneurship

Minding the Gap

How do you inspire people, from your CEO to rural farmers to consumers, to change their ways to do good (or at least better) for society?

By Marcia Stepanek | 2 | Jul. 22, 2010


Collaborating on a Future Vision of the Philanthropic Ecosystem

Creating greater social impact throughout the philanthropic ecosystem—a report from a recent Markets for Giving workshop.

By Perla Ni | Jul. 16, 2010

Social Entrepreneurship

What Exactly Is Social Entrepreneurship in America?

Whether there is a profit motive or not, the notion that business has a role to play in addressing societal issues is at the heart of today’s discourse on social entrepreneurship.

By Ruth Shapiro | 2 | Jun. 10, 2010