New Alliance Helps Nonprofits Achieve Sustainable Future

Establishing a national organization for social entrepreneurs

In 2001 and 2002, the Northland Institute in Minneapolis organized start-up activities of the National Gathering for Social Entrepreneurs, as well as the organization's 2001 and 2002 national conferences.

Key Results

  • The alliance held its 2001 National Gathering for Social Entrepreneurs November 28–December 3 in Seattle; more than 350 individuals attended the event.
  • This grant also supported the 2002 National Gathering for Social Entrepreneurs, held December 4–6 in Minneapolis. More than 400 individuals attended this fourth annual conference, Earned Income Strategies for Nonprofits.