Monday, May 9, 2011

Citi Executive Director & Nonprofit Leader Breakfast 2011

Join us for the second in the series of 2011 Citi Executive Director & Nonprofit Leader Breakfasts, co-hosted by Pillar Nonprofit Network and Nathan Garber& Associates.

Lessons from Entrepreneurs

Lead to Succeed: You can’t learn to fish without water

“Social entrepreneurs are not content just to give a fish or teach how to fish. 
They will not rest until they have revolutionized the fishing industry.”   
--Bill Drayton, CEO, chair and founder of Ashoka

An information session and panel discussion for nonprofit leaders about entrepreneurial strategies, how to take risks and that generating revenue is not only acceptable but can help produce social change. Social entrepreneurship can solve community issues, create social innovation and generate community economic development.

The panel will discuss:
  • Stories of success
  • Lessons learned

The panelists:
Lynn Blumas - MicroEnterprise Facilitator, My Sister’s Place
Shaun Elliott – CEO, YMCA of Western Ontario
Steve Cordes – Executive Director, Youth Opportunities Unlimited
Julie Young-Marcellin – Manager, Pillar Consulting Group

To register:
Send an email to Susannah or mail your payment to: Pillar Nonprofit Network 251 Dundas St., London, ON N6A 6H9

This event is sponsored by Citi Canada.

If you are a nonprofit leader, social entrepreneur or local business and are interested in more information about social enterprise please contact me