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Capital Institute, Think Tank Behind “Regenerative Capitalism,” Releases First Documentary

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December 6, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Capital Institute, a think tank founded by former Wall Street banker John Fullerton, dedicated to supporting the necessary transition to a more just, regenerative economic and financial system, today released a short documentary, “A Year in the Life of First Green Bank.” The film debuted November 10, at an event in New York City, where a screening was followed by a Q&A with Capital Institute’s Fullerton; Patagonia Chief Storyteller Vincent Stanley; Amalgamated Bank VP of Business Development Amir Kirkwood; First Green Bancorp Founder, Board Chairman &

Carnival Corporation Names Tara Russell to Lead New fathom Brand, Pioneer Sustained Social Impact Travel on a Scale World Has Never Seen

World’s largest cruise company names Russell, a highly respected social entrepreneur, to be president of fathom and company’s Global Impact Lead
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June 8, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest travel and leisure company, today named Tara Russell president of fathom and Global Impact Lead of Carnival Corporation & plc.

Sustainable Brands Allures Global Brand Innovation Leaders to San Diego Conference

New research, tools and partnerships launch at SB’15 San Diego, June 1st – 4th
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San Francisco, June 1, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Sustainable Brands® largest community gathering kicks off today with Sustainable Brands ’15 San Diego at Paradise Point Resort & Spa.

5 Tips for Women Starting a Social Purpose Business

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This post was written by guest blogger Heather Franzese, co-founder and executive director of Good World Solutions.

I spoke recently at the Lead On women’s leadership conference in Silicon Valley about how to build a successful social enterprise or social purpose business. The women I spoke with were working on diverse issues from elder care to human rights to breast cancer. But all wanted to achieve the maximum impact with their limited resources.

Sustainable Brands Announces 2015 Innovation Open Semi-finalists

Eleven environmental and social-impact entrepreneurs will contend for top honors at global startup competition
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SAN FRANCISCO, April 27, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Sustainable Brands® recently announced 11 semi-finalists to compete at the Sustainable Brands Innovation Open (SBIO) startup competition presented by Target.

New Wave of Social Entrepreneurs Tackling Complex Issues

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The term “social entrepreneur” is being tossed around so often that I’m beginning to fear it will become as meaningless as “green.”

CEDI Society Donates $5K to Winners of NYC "Battle of Boros" for Social Impact

Entrepreneur Matthew Henninger Gives Startups a Hand
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NEW YORK, January 13, 2013 /3BL Media/ - MakeImpactNYC, a unique social good conference bringing together the NYC social impact economy, is pleased to announce that the CEDI Society, a civic engagement organization launching in early 2014, has offered a cash prize of $5,000 to the winners of the first-ever ‘Battle of the Boros’ social impact pitch competition.

How Socially & Environmentally Focused Business Collaboration Builds A New Kind of Social Security

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The Adventure Capitalists were recently featured in InnovatingSMART’s May newsletter. We were called, “a company dedicated to the promotion of innovations, ideas and designs devoted to building a sustainable planet”.

Business Innovation Meets Social Transformation at the United Nations

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By Jennifer Barr

Cisco Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is one of the sponsors of the Social Innovation Summit (SIS) at the United Nations in New York City this week. The summit connects global leaders in the corporate, investment, government, and nonprofit sectors and helps them collaborate to multiply the positive impact they can make in the world. The agenda includes presentations and discussions on key strategies and best practices for creating social transformation.

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