Citizen Schools Recap


Last fall, fifteen volunteers from the Social Enterprise Institute participated in a social entrepreneurship program in partnership with Citizen Schools program. Citizen Schools is an organization that partners with middle schools across the country to offer extended day programs to students in low performing schools. The Citizen Schools model brings “Citizen Teachers” in to teach […]

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Two barefoot children wait during a food distribution in Buge village, Wolayita region in southern Ethiopia
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Partners In Health

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Dean Tom Moore Honors Program Investment Pitch

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This past fall, the Social Enterprise Institute (SEI) introduced a new annual grant program in honor of the late Tom Moore, former Dean of the College of Business Administration and strong supporter of the social entrepreneurship curriculum at Northeastern University. In collaboration with the Northeastern Honors Program, SEI created the Dean Tom Moore Honors Program Investment Pitch, an opportunity to provide a select social enterprise with $10,000 worth of grant funding each year.

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Fundacion Paraguaya: Researching Microfinance

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Kristen Paonessa researches client retention rates and provides technical training to microfinance field staff at Fundacion Paraguaya.

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Lessons from the Field: TechnoServe in Guatemala

As Rob Gulick immerses himself in fieldwork with TechnoServe, a social enterprise assisting entrepreneurs in developing countries in small business development, he realizes that co-oping in Guatemala is a valuable opportunity and the right choice.

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