Introduction of the course and its context. Definition of social entrepreneurship & venture philanthropy (vs. charity work and business donations) / the global poverty situation / social needs that are being unmet and could be alleviated through social entrepreneurship & venture philanthropy / examples of successful social businesses & venture philanthropy.
- Overview of the course and its logistics.
- Presentations by social venture partner organizations. Q&A.
- “Speed-dating” mingling session for students and social venture partner organizations after class.
Representative from The Yeh Family Philanthropy foundation
Representatives from the course social venture partner organizations Spring 2018:
- Helper Go
- Local Motion
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