How to make 4 social enterprise strategies work

By David Lozada of Rappler. TAGBILARAN CITY, Philippines – How do you make social enterprises work? What are the best strategies to adapt to make sure business startups are sustainable? As part of the British Council Philippines’ I Am A Changemaker ideation camp, Emilenn Sacdalan-Pateno, chief operations officer of the Social Enterprise Development Partnerships, Inc (SEDPI), […]

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Opening for Finance Officer

SEDPI is a private organization composed of young and dynamic social entrepreneurs, with a niche in providing services for the microfinance industry and microenterprises. Its’ services include training, technical and mentoring assistance, market research, strategic planning, project appraisal, and impact assessment. SEDPI’s management personnel run the Microfinance Capacity-Building Program of the Ateneo de Manila University. […]

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Development executives weigh work at the local and institutional levels

By: Anna Patricia Valerio This article is part of The Future of Global Development, a series for Devex Executive Members that explores what development leaders think of the industry’s top issues. Development professionals often want to stay close to the main beneficiaries of their work — a preference that holds true even as they climb up the ranks. But […]

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Opening for Project-Based Program Officer and Program Assistant

SEDPI is the premiere capacity building institution providing training, research and consulting services in the areas of microfinance, social entrepreneurship and financial literacy in the Philippines. It is composed of young and dynamic social intrapreneurs from prestigious universities. SEDPI runs the Microfinance Capacity Building Program in partnership with the Ateneo de Manila University. It also […]

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Opening for Program Officer

SEDPI is a private organization composed of young and dynamic social entrepreneurs, with a niche in providing services for the microfinance industry and microenterprises. Its services include training, technical and mentoring assistance, market research, strategic planning, project appraisal, and impact assessment. SEDPI’s management personnel run the Microfinance Capacity-Building Program of the Ateneo de Manila University. […]

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Financial Planning for Social Enterprises

Most social entrepreneurs think that the biggest challenge in expanding operations is attracting funding. In this course, social entrepreneurs will learn to identify and describe the advantages and disadvantages of different sources of financing. They will be able to weigh options and identify appropriate financing strategy for specific situations and social enterprise stages. The course […]

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Strategic Planning for Social Enterprises

The course addresses the issues of strategic and operational planning that are vital to the successful development of social enterprises. The right to left planning approach will be used as the framework for the strategic planning process. A vision questing workshop is the highlight of the course enabling social entrepreneurs to set ambitious but realistic […]

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Social Performance Management for Social Enterprises

The starting point for many social enterprises has been their mission and commitment to providing access to the poor and helping them improve their social and economic conditions. Due to the magnitude of social enterprise models, there are a number of emerging ways on how to measure social performance and impact. The course will present […]

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Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship

Social entrepreneurship involves the promotion and building of enterprises or organizations that create wealth, with the intention of benefiting not just a person, family or clan but a defined constituency, sector or community usually involving the public at large or the marginalized sectors of society. The course aims to inspire participants to establish or participate […]

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How to Start a Social Enterprise

Social enterprise is experiencing a meteoric rise in interest and relevance in the Philippines and the rest of the world. It is an entirely new way of working, a way of creating a new sort of wealth and most of all, a way of changing people and the world. It is not an easy route […]

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Yolanda Donation for Empowerment Program

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Social Entrepreneurship Training Courses

How to Start a Social Enterprise Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship Social Performance Management for Social Enterprises Strategic Planning for Social Enterprises Financial Planning for Social Enterprises

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