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Profit Making for Nonprofits and Social Enterprise Tool Kit        

Social Entreprenuership Toolbox    (Authenticity Consulting, LLC)     

      Enterprising Nonprofits: A Toolkit for Social Entrepreneurs (Hardcover)
      by J. Gregory Dees, Jed Emerson, Peter Economy  

"Enterprising Non profits is a hands-on toolbox shows  nonprofits how to adopt

entrepreneurial behaviors and techniques. The most comprehensive work of its kind

and an indispensable resource for nonprofit  organizations everywhere, Enterprising

Nonprofits helpsnonprofits embrace the methods of social enterprise–the adoption

of entrepreneurial behaviors and techniques by nonprofit, community-oriented  

organizations. This accessible, hands-on toolbox for all levels of employees

working in all kinds of socially oriented organizations features some of the best 

and the brightest thinkers and practitioners in the field, including: Rob Johnston,

Peter F. Drucker Foundation forNonprofit Management; Bruce Hopkins, Polsinelli,

White, Vardeman & Shalton;and Tom McLaughlin, BDO Seidman."


Business Planning

The Social Enterprise Edition of Business Plan Pro was developed by Palo Alto Software in partnership with the Social Enterprise Alliance specifically for nonprofit organizations as an easy-to-use blueprint for planning a successful earned income venture, or social enterprise.


Bring the power of professional business planning to your next earned income venture.  Purchase Business Plan Pro® Social Enterprise Edition today.


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Videos on Social Enterprise


Social Enterprise Communities
Social Enterprise Mapping


Should I continue to be a Social Enterprise?



More resources on Social Enterprises

McGill-McConnell Program
The Heller School for Social Policy and Management
Stanford Graduate School of Business
Yale School of Management - The Goldman Sachs Foundation Partnership on Non-Profit Ventures
The Social Enterprise Program
The Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations
Kellogg School of Management
Global Social Venture Competition
Center for the Study of Philanthropy and Voluntarism
University of Michigan, Nonprofit and Public Management Center
The Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship, Babson College
The University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business
Master of Arts in Community Economic Development
Centre for Sustainable Community Development
Bainbridge Graduate Institute