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Providing opportunities for social entrepreneurship

Bernadette Coady builds valuable connections with non-profit organizations in the province, as she steers MBO’s new social enterprise development program. This program provides opportunities for individuals interested in social entrepreneurship to start or grow their business.

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greenrock and guide to the good - Supporting the shift to business for good

thegreenrock.ca is a registered non-profit in Newfoundland and Labrador. It provides information and inspiration to answer challenges facing our planet, our communities, and our lives. guide to the good is a social enterprise that supports thegreenrock.ca while making it easier for people to choose local, social and green for their purchasing and lifestyle choices.

Read more about their journey to social enterprise and how they help consumers make more sustainable choices.

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Learning about Social Enterprise: Experience with Choices for Youth

Killol Chokshi is an international graduate student from India who is currently working on his MSc in Pharmacy at Memorial University. Chokshi has worked with Choices for Youth through CSE's work placements. 

Read about his experience.

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Fishing for Success: Connecting young people to place and community

Fishing for Success is a nonprofit social enterprise dedicated to living, sharing, and celebrating the traditional fishing knowledge and culture that sustained generations of Newfoundlanders and Labradorians.

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Student Experience in Social Enterprise

Work-term student, Justin Lopinski, completed all three work placements with social enterprise-related organizations.

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Learning about Social Enterprise: Experience with the Mummers Festival

Kaitlyn Warren completed a part-time work placement with the Mummers Festival 

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Take-Two Gently-used Clothing and More

In May of 2017, Empower launched a new social enterprise called Take Two Gently-used Clothing and More.

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Social Enterprise Educator

An associate professor with the Faculty of Business Administration at Memorial University, Dr. Tom Cooper, has many ties to social enterprise.

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Stella's Circle Inclusion Choir

Three students acquired valuable work experience through the Centre for Social Enterprise with Stella's Circle

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Centre for Social Enterprise

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000