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2014-03-26 23:02:10

Houston based Rand Group offered pro-bono website design work to global social enterprise organization. Houston, TX (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 As an organization committed to helping the local community, Rand Group performed a small website project on behalf of the non-profit organization Social Venture Partners. Social Venture Partners (SVP) required a landing page to help communicate information to one of their local chapters regarding a funding initiative. This page was used to give SVP...

2011-09-17 07:00:00

Aspiring social innovators and entrepreneurs advance to next level of competition. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 17, 2011 Social Venture Partners (SVP) today announced that 40 of its original applicants to the Social Innovation Fast Pitch competition (SIFP) have been selected to compete in quarterfinals, taking place on Monday, September 19th at Paccar Hall at the University of Washington. The quarterfinalists are competing in the categories of non-profit and for-profit ventures, ultimately...

2011-01-12 08:00:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading vendor of cloud-based financials / ERP software suites, today announced the latest social enterprises to benefit from a NetSuite.org product donation. NetSuite.org is NetSuite's unique corporate citizenship program, which enables growing social enterprises to access product donations of NetSuite's cloud-based business software service that helps deliver increased productivity, reduced operating...

2009-09-01 03:55:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Social Capital Markets Conference, a landmark gathering of top business and government leaders creating market-based solutions for social impact, begins today at San Francisco's Fort Mason Center. The sold-out conference brings together more than 830 social innovators from 32 countries to chart a new course for the global economy. "Over the next three days, some of the brightest minds in business and government will convene at SOCAP09 to...

2009-06-04 15:11:00

MINNEAPOLIS, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Social Venture Partners is proud to announce the four finalists for its Social Entrepreneur's Cup awards. The Social Entrepreneur's Cup is a competition to find Minnesota's most innovative and effective social entrepreneurs. The four finalists compete for recognition and cash awards as part of the Engaged Philanthropy Conference that takes place on Thursday, June 18 at the Graves 601 Hotel in Minneapolis. The Social Entrepreneur's Cup was created to seek...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
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