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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