Upstart Collab for artists, investors and innovators

Upstart Co-lab is a new collaboration platform based in New York with national scope for the USA.  It will build a bridge to connect artists with the opportunities of impact investing and social entrepreneurship, and will connect social innovators with the storytelling, improvisation and creative intelligence of artists. Upstart Co-Lab will 1) Increase opportunities for … Continue reading Upstart Collab for artists, investors and innovators

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New Arts Incubator in Georgetown, USA

Last April, a historic property in Georgetown, DC, USA, the Fillmore School, has been sold to the S&R Foundation, which plans to turn it into an arts incubator, according to a news release from the foundation. The news release says "S&R Foundation, a nonprofit supporting talented individuals in the arts, sciences and social entrepreneurship, intends … Continue reading New Arts Incubator in Georgetown, USA

Social or Cultural Entrepreneurship: An Argument for a New Distinction

While looking for info on the difference between Social and Cultural Entrepreneurship, I found this very interesting article by Courtney E. Martin & Lisa Witter from the Standford Social Innovation Review. The authors state that through paradigms that: [...] "Identifying and understanding the distinction between cultural entrepreneurship and social entrepreneurship is important for a number … Continue reading Social or Cultural Entrepreneurship: An Argument for a New Distinction