Archive for May 2016

Memorial Day 2016

Social Impact Insights from Chicago State of Innovation

Social Impact Insights from Chicago State of Innovation
Recently, I found myself invited to last week’s Chicago State of Innovation, a half-day conference put on by Chicago Inno. Although primarily focused on the technology and startup sector, I was interested – after all, I couldn’t let press credentials go to waste. (You can find highlights from the conference here and here). But one particular... Read more »

Meet Your Neighbor: Streetwise Chicago's COOL Party

Meet Your Neighbor: Streetwise Chicago's COOL Party
If you live in Chicago, you have encountered a Streetwise vendor selling their magazines around town. Although it may seem incongruous, Streetwise Chicago has empowered homeless individuals to become more entrepreneurial, providing them the resources, services,  and skills to break the cycle of homelessness. On May 21st, you’ll have a great opportunity to engage with... Read more »
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