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Fishbowl - What does Hopeful Economics mean for the social sector?

This conversation features: Tracey Robertson; Lead, Innovation, Ontario Trillium Foundation, Anjala Kulasegaram; Land Trusts Co-ordinator at the Cooperative Housing Fe...

Fishbowl - What does Hopeful Economics mean for faith organizations?

This bonus conversation features: Phiwa Langeni; Ambassador for Innovation and Engagement in the United Church of Christ's Center for Analytics, Research & Develop...

Social Enterprise's Role in Systems Change

You already know about social enterprise as you are a social purpose organization. But are you part of the systems change? Wayne Miranda – Social Finance Investment Re...

Learning from Rural

Roz Lockyer, founder and Chief Executive Officer PARO Centre for Women’s Enterprise, shares how Rural economic development organizations have always been leading edg...

How do we make decisions?

Many financial decisions can affect organizations focused on Indigenous, Black, and People of Colour. This workshop, featuring Adele Halliday – Anti-racism and Equity...

History of Social Enterprise

Social enterprise is not a new thing. In fact it is a very old thing. Tradition and innovation are actually the same thing, just on different parts of a time continuu...

Social Enterprise and Faith - Part 2

What does social enterprise have to do with communities of faith? Why are we even having this conversation? Why is this important? What impact will this have on the...

Social Enterprise & Faith - Part 1

What does social enterprise have to do with communities of faith? Why are we even having this conversation? Why is this important? What impact will this have on the f...

Faith and Finance

Cardus reports that religion contributes $67.5 billion to Canada’s economy. Churches make a difference locally, regionally and nationally in programs that we provide, ...

Understanding God's Economy - Part 2

Money is one of the most common topics in the Bible. In this introductory session you will hear about the important linkages and the theological underpinnings of mone...

Understanding God's Economy - Part 1

Money is one of the most common topics in the Bible. In this introductory session you will hear about the important linkages and the theological underpinnings of mone...

Social Justice

Learn about some of the history of social justice around the world and how the last decade has leapt us forward in our thinking. Now is the time for hopeful economic...

Pitching for Partnerships

The Presbyterian Church USA’s 1001 New Worshiping Communities Help ministries develop their story and pitch to find partners in social enterprise. We’re going to hear ...

What are we centering?

Adriana Beemans is the Inclusive local economies program director at The Metcalf Foundation. She is going to share how The Metcalf Foundation approaches it’s inclusive...

Why the Hopeful Economics Podcast

What is Hopeful Economics? And why should you listen? Featuring a welcome from Ryan Turnbull and a land acknowledgment from Michael Blair.

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