5 Best Opportunities for Social Enterprises (October)
We get it. Life is crazy and balancing out your time can be super hard. With so much going on it’s difficult to stay ahead of the learning game and easy to lose track of what’s happening in the world of social impact. The trick is to stop trying to read everything out there. There’s too much. And you’re too busy. Instead, give us roughly 3 minutes and we’ll brief you on five of the best social enterprise opportunities happening right now! If you’re passionate about creating positive social and environmental impact, our handpicked content is all you need to stay informed and inspired. For the month of October, here are the top 5 opportunities to build your skills, knowledge, revenue and impact…
A FREE eight-week in-depth learning program designed to educate future global change-makers about the practical components of establishing or growing a thriving social enterprise. If you’ve got an idea you think could make the world a better place, these fully-funded workshops cover the essential ingredients of starting up a social enterprise. Attend three or more workshops be eligible to enter the Social Enterprise Award and the chance to win $10,000.
Workshops weekly throughout October.
During the past 23 weeks, the handpicked social enterprises in the second Scaling Impact cohort have been challenged by the most seasoned coaches – serial social entrepreneurs, leading impact investors and top VCs, and industry professionals – and taken major steps towards preparing for impact investment. Now is the time to see the results. Demo Day will showcase these social enterprises in front of investors and celebrate all they have accomplished during the program. Don't miss it - register for your virtual tickets below!
Event held 13 October.
Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity to present to business and social entrepreneurial leaders who are influential in the community and have the mentoring skills and resources to help you take your idea or business to the next level. Apply now for your chance to present at the Early Ethical Entrepreneur Pitch Competition as part of Moral Fairground's Ethical Enterprise Conference. The winner will be part of the Early Pitch Booster Program, providing access to mentorship, professional services, and advice valued at over $50,000.
Applications close 18 October.
The Ethical Enterprise Awards 2021 recognises the most inspirational micro, small and medium-size purpose-driven business and ethical enterprise in Australia – a business or organisation that has achieved the most positive social and economic impact in a local or overseas community through its innovative and ethical trade practices. Don't miss out on this terrific opportunity to gain recognition, publicity and media exposure for your contribution to creating positive change.
Applications close 22 October.
Moral Fairground's Ethical Enterprise 2021 is a 2-day hybrid conference that builds the capacity of social enterprises, ethical businesses and purpose-driven organisations to create the impact and change needed for a more sustainable future. Don't miss this awesome opportunity to learn from experts on financial sustainability, building new revenue streams, change management, commercial mentality, social procurement, transformational leadership and social innovation in an interactive and engaging space.
Conference held 6 & 7 December.
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I'm passionate about positive social change and the power of social entrepreneurship to tackle some of the world’s biggest problems. I believe that for-purpose business models can become part of the mainstream and I am enthusiastic about advocating for business models that are genuinely built around a social or environmental mission.