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Understanding Social Entrepreneurship @ Youth Employment Services (YES)

April 14, 2015 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

- $20

Social Entrepreneurship Workshop Series
This series of evening workshops will explore the next generation of business known as social entrepreneurship. Social entrepreneurship is a business concept that provides innovative solutions to address social issues and growing environmental concerns. The workshops will focus on understanding the fundamentals, exploring financing options and highlighting successful initiatives. Social entrepreneurs will also be speaking to share their direct insights and experience.

Part 1: Understanding Social Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, April 14: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Cost: $20 ($15 early bird if registered by April 4)
Pre-registration is required.*
Social Entrepreneurship is the process of pursuing innovative solutions to social problems, but how does this idea translate into a sustainable business model? The first part of our social entrepreneurship series will outline exactly what social entrepreneurship is, the various legal structures it takes and the implications of each. You will also get advice from a successful social entrepreneur!

Speakers:

Catherine Landry-LaRue, Commissioner for Social Economy
Development, Laurentides Économique
Bernard d’Arche, Co-founder, Le Centre Magnétique

For more information, visit us at www.yesmontreal.ca

Details

Date:
April 14, 2015
Time:
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost:
$20
Event Category:

Details

Date:
April 14, 2015
Time:
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost:
$20
Event Category: