NC State Social Innovation Fellows Present Mid-Year Progress
Sandhills School Project team from left to right: Laura Schoeck, Sierra Jones, Ruth Kintzele, Craig Prince, Sofia Abdo & Alysa Buchanan The festive and beautiful Dorothy and Roy Park Alumni Center served as venue to the December 3rd gathering […]
A TABLE FOR ALL Alumna’s ‘Pay-What-You-Can’ Cafe Brings People Together
Around closing time on a Tuesday afternoon, a man walks into Raleigh’s A Place at the Table cafe and looks around. “Y’all need any help closing up?” he asks. Maggie Kane, the restaurant’s founder and executive director, is the first […]
Students Share Top Takeaways from this year’s Clinton Global Initiative University Conference
This year, six bright and ambitious students from NC State had the opportunity to engage with public policy leaders and change makers at the annual Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) conference on October 19-21, 2018.
Global Entrepreneurship Week Features Dinners With Purpose: Student Stories of Purpose
Apex Friendship High School Student Presenters Jessica Hong and Nicole Van Liew Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is held annually each November, during which over 170 countries host events and competitions that celebrate the entrepreneurial spirit. On November 14th, the Social Entrepreneurship […]
Dr. Richard Clerkin & others featured in the New York Times
Dr. Richard M. Clerkin, Executive Director of the Institute for Nonprofits New research by Dr. Richard M. Clerkin, a professor of public administration, was featured in the New York Times on November 3, 2018. The research article entitled “The Politics […]
COMx: Women Driving Social Impact Through Entrepreneurship
(COMx Panelists from left to right: Lisbeth Arias, Emily Neville, & Catherina Gomes) The NC State Institute for Nonprofits and the Advancement of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) organization were hosts to over 70 attendees at this Fall’s COMx event, which took […]
Introducing the 2018 Social Innovation Fellows
We invite you to get acquainted with the new cohort of Social Innovation Fellows. The beginning of the 2018 school year ushers in the second cohort of Fellows. Each Fellow has demonstrated exceptional accomplishments and was selected because of their outstanding academic and extracurricular achievement.
Alum’s Sign Campaign Conveys a Powerful Message
Through her nonprofit, Activate Good, NC State alumna Amber Smith helped create a new sign campaign that urges us to "Do Good. Be Kind. Change the World."
The Institute for Nonprofits Welcomes Alisha Brice
Alisha Brice is the Program Coordinator for Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation with the Institute for Nonprofits at NC State University. She helps to develop strategies and programming to enrich students’ educational and professional development while supporting their efforts to become […]
“Discover. Design. Do Good!” The Social Innovation Fellows Kick Off Innovation Lab
The Social Innovation Fellows is a high-impact learning experience at the Institute for Nonprofits. The program offers participants from any discipline a yearlong team experience to learn the adaptive leadership and technical skills it takes to be successful social entrepreneurs […]