What is a "Manel" and Why is it Unacceptable for Impact Investing?

“Manels”—the term I am using here to refer to the all-male panel--are so…


3 Principles for Collaboration and Impact at #EGSummit2017

Every fall, Echoing Green gathers world-class social entrepreneurs for several…


Conference Recap: Survive and Thrive

As entrepreneurs, we can easily get caught up in the day-to-day hustle of…


Sprout Summit: 5 Proven Ways to Grow Your Social Enterprise

As a social entrepreneur, it’s vital that, in addition to developing and…


Social Enterprise Alliance Summit 2017 Recap

Conveners.org Member Social Enterprise Alliance hosted it's annual Summit in…


What We Learned at the 2017 Global Citizenship Conference

Conveners.org Member Melton Foundation convened over 80 Melton Fellows and…


How to Put Together and Host an Event That Moves Ideas Forward

Similar to what our friends at Conveners.org have noticed, we at The…


Building Tendrel's Virtual Community

As a Conveners.org member, Tendrel connects the world's leading social…


Convening for Impact: Latino Policy Summit 'Day of Action'

This May the Latino Community Foundation (LCF) convened 300 Latino community…


Why Collaboration Is Important in Impact Investing

The Good Capital Project convened for the first time on June 19th in New York…