Third annual event convenes more than 90 seasoned and emerging leaders to advance social change.
Monday May 28, 2012
An upcoming Hollyhock conference aims to provide change-makers with the energy, resources and relationships to launch their work to a whole new level.
By Pamela Chaloult on May 8, 2012 - 10:19am
is thrilled to announce a new and exciting partnership with Axiom News. Axiom will provide real time,
current and dynamic storytelling news for the Social Innovation Conferences at
Axiom's mission is to Co-Create
a Life-Giving News Network for a Renewed and Thriving World.
By Pamela Chaloult on May 8, 2012 - 9:34am
Tides Canada is honoured to be selected by Imagine Canada as one the
leading charitable organizations in the country demonstrating best
practices in key areas of governance and management.
By Rebecca Cuttler on May 7, 2012 - 9:02am
Hollyhock is partnering with Axiom News to capture and share the entrepreneurial zeal, collaborative spirit and participant experiences resulting from its innovation programs, which include the Social Venture Institute, Social Change Institute and Web of Change.
By Pamela Chaloult on May 4, 2012 - 1:32pm
is finding new uses for trash, creating products ranging from bird
feeders and park benches to tote bags and more. Major companies like
Kraft and General Mills have taken notice, and are engaging the eco-biz
to sponsor their waste streams.
By Heidi Hartman on March 29, 2012 - 9:54am
Renewal2 recently announced the creation of Elevation Brands, LLC - a company using mission-driven foods to solve health and environmental challenges.
By Pamela Chaloult on March 16, 2012 - 11:36am
Opportunity to Create Social Economy is Now: Kevin Lynch
Social Enterprise Alliance CEO says social entrepreneurs are the secret weapon to change the world
March 8, 2012 was proclaimed Social Enterprise Day by the City of Vancouver. Speaking at an event honoring that proclamation, SVI alum Kevin Lynch emphasized the importance of social entrepreneurs and their passion in shaping the economy.
By Heidi Hartman on March 7, 2012 - 11:45am
In the recently released B Lab “Best For The World” list,
Salt Spring Coffee was among only five Canadian companies selected. The
achievement award takes into account their dedication to sustainable
production, business practices from relationships with workers and
suppliers, and their creation of the first lifecycle carbon neutral
coffee in Canada, even down to their movement toward zero waste.
By Pamela Chaloult on February 29, 2012 - 11:18am
SVI Alumnae, Vanessa LeBourdais, was featured today in the Vancouver Sun.
In the article "Actor Gets Down To Business", LeBourdais mentions the Social Venture Institute (SVI) at Hollyhock as a key factor in the success of her DreamRider Theatre.
By Heidi Hartman on February 3, 2012 - 1:54pm
Joel Solomon, Chairman of Renewal2, was quoted in last week's Huffington Post Canada article: “Canadian ‘B Corps’ Put Their Money Where Their Branding Is On Social Causes”.