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Investing in Communities: +Acumen Summer Salon Series

Atlanta+Acumen

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)

Decatur, GA

Investing in Communities: +Acumen Summer Salon Series

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What's the best way to impact communities both economically and socially? 


 Join Atlanta+Acumen as we discuss impact investing and social innovation in the

2013 Summer Salon Series:

July: Investing in Communities

August: Acumen 201

September: Technology for Change 


A +Acumen Salon is a gathering focused on discussion and intellectual stimluation. Salons are places for friendly debate, in order to encourage, challenge, and collaborate. 


Investing in Communities: July 30th

 Prior to the Salon, we ask that participants prepare by reading and watching the following materials, which will guide the discussions: 

1. The Cenentarians Square Up: IBM vs. Carnegie Corporation, The Economist (Article) 

2. LifeSpring Hospitals: Bringing Maternity Care to Poor Mothers in India, ABC News

(Video)

3. Two Generations Benefit From Casey's Atlanta Efforts, Annie E. Casey Foundation (Article)


 Run of Show:

7:00-7:15 Mix and Mingle

7:15-8:45 Facilitated Group Discussions

8:45-9:00 Aha Moments and Announcements 


Thanks to our gracious hosts, Big Tex Decatur! Appetizers will be provided. Dinner and drinks will be available for purchase. Parking is available in the lot directly across from the restaurant (free after 5pm) .

Proceeds help support Atlanta+Acumen, to help cover food and materials.


Have questions about Investing in Communities: +Acumen Summer Salon Series? Contact Atlanta+Acumen

When & Where


Big Tex Decatur
308 W Ponce De Leon Ave
Decatur, GA 30030

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)


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Atlanta+Acumen

Our mission is to facilitate opportunities for dialogue to create a community that changes the way the world tackles poverty.

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