Values, Not Laws

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An explosion of businesses doing good has created a legal industry all of its own. Laws have popped up on the books all over the country that create new structures–L3Cs, benefit corporations, flexible purpose corporations–to help businesses do good better. Well, allegedly they … Continue reading

Nonprofits and Solidarity Economies


This is a guest post from Andrew Schwalm and Philip Rosenbloom of the Nonprofit Finance Fund  The pursuit of a just and equitable society can invite a measure of paralysis when you’re faced with the simple challenge of where to start.  Even … Continue reading

“Cross-Sector Leadership for Change” on 6/11


We had a great UnSectored Talk last week on the “Legality of Social Change.” Definitely enough diverse opinions and smart comments to keep everyone engaged for the two hours. A summary of the event is below, and you can always … Continue reading

Words, Laws, Action

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Lots of us are talking these days about social entrepreneurship, earned revenue, earned income ventures, nonprofit business activity, social ventures, community wealth creation, social purpose business, social enterprise, mission-driven business, socially-responsible small business, benefit corporations, B corps, impact investing, social … Continue reading