This course focuses on the organizational and governance changes that need to take place for a traditional non-profit to successfully move into the social enterprise arena. It is particularly relevant to the Boards and senior staff of non profits however also of interest to funders and others interested in the emerging field of social enterprise.  Through presentations, interactive group exercises, and case studies participants will learn:

  • How to determine if social enterprise is right for their organization
  • How to assess their non-profit’s readiness and capacity
  • How to assess the feasibility of their business ideas
  • The keys to launching a successful social enterprise 
  • What resources are available to help in NB