Stories From 2015

Dec 3, 2015

Aspiring Social Entrepreneurs Compete for Cash Award

Institute mentorees Noble Nourishment win IEI pitch competition and prepare to compete in the UNC Social Entrepreneurship Competition.

Nov 20, 2015

Global Entrepreneurship Week Wraps Up

With Global Entrepreneurship Week coming to a close, the Institute knows that NC State has great potential to make strong contributions to the entrepreneurial world.

Nov 20, 2015

P1T Establishes the People-First Innovation Fund

People-First Tourism establishes the People-First Innovation Fund to support student scholarship, research, and developing social enterprises to help the world's most vulnerable populations.

Nov 12, 2015

Van Nolintha Joins Institute for Nonprofits External Advisory Council

The Institute for Nonprofits welcomes NC State alum Vansana Nolintha to our External Advisory Council.

Nov 6, 2015

Institute Ambassador Program Revised for 2015-16

The Student Ambassador program for the Institute of Nonprofits has been reinvigorated, made more robust in providing new opportunities for students and professors alike!

Oct 27, 2015

Social Entrepreneurship Conference Information Sessions

UNC General Administration is hosting the fourth annual Social Entrepreneurship Conference on Tuesday, February 16, 2016. Support for students interested in participating is available through the Institute for Nonprofits and the Entrepreneurship Initiative.

Oct 20, 2015

5 Leadership Challenges: Join the Conversation

The five leadership challenges faced by social sector leaders are central to this work. Here is what community members said about the leadership challenges.

Oct 8, 2015

Habitat for Humanity Affiliate Leaders Working to Enhance Their Capacities

Twelve executives from Habitat for Humanity affiliates from across the country started on a 15 week journey to enhance their individual, organizational, and community capacities as part of the Achieving Collaborative Capacity for Executive Success Leadership program.

Sep 25, 2015

Institute for Nonprofits Shares Its Vision

The Institute for Nonprofits shared its vision for social sector organizations being prepared to meet the grand challenges of our communities.

Jul 1, 2015

NPS Minor Grad Gives Student Commencement Address

Nonprofit Studies Minor student Lela Johnston gave the student address at this year's commencement exercises.