Launch Party for SocialChange.is!
Wednesday, August 8, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Come join the Be Social Change Team to celebrate the launch of SocialChange.is, a new story-sharing platform for social entrepreneurs to share new ideas, diverse experiences, and lessons learned from their journeys in creating innovative forms of social impact. By providing a central place to share stories of passion, innovation, success, failure, and psychological growth, SocialChange.is gives us an inside look into today’s social entrepreneurship revolution while empowering readers with a unique set of informational resources that helps transform ideas for social good into reality. Learn more here.
Wine, organic drinks and snacks will be provided (see our sponsors below).
Win a free SocialChange.is Shirt!
You can win a free SocialChange.is shirt with one of the designs below by:
- Signing up to be one of the first to access the site on launch day here: signup.SocialChange.is
- Liking us on Facebook
- Posting this Tweet
You don't have to be present at the launch party to win. By doing all three you increases your chances of winning! Here is an example of a shirt.
You can also connect with us via Twitter, Pinterest, and Google+.
We are looking for 2-3 volunteers to help out with the event (setting up, helping with good and drinks, cleaning up, etc). If you are interested you can email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Volunteers will get a free shirt!
Thanks to our Sponsors:
The Hatchery is a venture collaboration organization that connects entrepreneurs, investors, and expert advisors to create tomorrow’s best tech companies. This is where inspiration meets teamwork, where good plans grow into great businesses. The idea is yours. The network is ours. The possibilities are limitless.http://www.hatchery.vc
Check out The Hatchery Dev Shop, a rigorous 3-month training program that teaches students how to develop mobile apps and websites through immersion. Students attend three 3-hour workshops each week and work in teams to solve website issues while receiving training on how to find and fix software bugs. http://devshop2.eventbrite.com
**About Be Social Change New York Meetup
We are a community of change makers, social entrepreneurs, start-ups, techies, non-profits, educators and overall do and want-to-do gooders. Collectively, we are cultivating a network that fosters the spreading of new and innovative ideas, supports building an infrastructure for social entrepreneurship, and provides opportunities for members to make the world a better place.
We do this by creating unique event experiences that empower, connect and organize the social change community in New York through:
- “Be” - events and panels that feature innovative social entrepreneurs and change makers from a wide-range of sectors and disciplines.
- “Social” - meetups, breakfasts, and dinners that bring diverse groups of people together for idea sharing, networking, and collaboration.
- “Change” - projects in partnership with local impact organizations to provide members with opportunities to create meaningful and sustainable change in New York.
Be Social Change New York focuses on creating diverse and integrated ways to make a difference locally while serving as a launching pad to create meaningful impact globally. Join us to connect, share ideas, and become a catalyst for change with fellow New Yorkers!
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Be Social Change is New York's largest social impact community with a mission to educate and connect the next generation of purpose-driven professionals, entrepreneurs, and creatives. Through entrepreneurship education, professional development, community-building, and resource-sharing we empower people from all sectors and industries to pursue work they are passionate about and create lives that make the world a better place. Lean more >>