~Year of the Social Entrepreneur and Nonprofit Partnership
This is truly the Year of the Social Entrepreneur—businesses are partnering with nonprofit organizations all over the world to make a difference for everyone. Our company is involved in a number of projects and programs that are helping to alleviate poverty and provide entrepreneurial training on local and global levels. We’ll keep you posted on what we’re doing as the year goes on.
At Cathryn Hrudicka & Associates/Creative Sage™, we not only help corporations and small businesses gain visibility and new clients—we also work with social entrepreneur programs, nonprofit organizations, trade associations, foundations and other philanthropic organizations. In addition to mentoring them in the areas of public relations and marketing, we also provide fundraising and grant writing services, conduct individual donor campaigns, produce special events, and facilitate strategic planning retreats for staff and board members.
We offer executive coaching and management consulting services through our company branch, Creative Sage™, and we design innovation programs to solve organizational problems. We also help put together successful partnerships between social entrepreneurs, nonprofits and philanthropic organizations.
For more information, contact us and tell us what kind of assistance you may need for your organization or program. We bring your message to the world, and the world to you!
Why is it particularly the Year of the Social Entrepreneur? One sure sign was the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to Muhammad Yunus and the Grameen Bank in October, 2006. This is an official recognition that solving the problems of poverty also solves the problems of creating lasting peace. Here’s the official press release:
Keep reading our blog for more updates about The Year of the Social Entrepreneur projects…