JOIN OUR CORE IS BACK!

B&J and Ashoka are on the hunt for 11 social entrepreneurs who share our core values and want to make a difference! Prizes scoop to include €10k and being featuerd on your very own tub of Ben & Jerry's!

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Help us find our next Ashoka Fellows!

If you know of leading Social Entrepreneurs in Sweden, Norway and Denmark who are addressing pressing social challenges, suggest (nominate) them to Ashoka Scandinavia for an Ashoka Fellowship.

Launching Changemaker Schools

Young Changemaker Camp 2014

This February Ashoka Scandinavia gathered 14 young social entrepreneurs from Sweden, Norway and Denmark at Ekskäret Island for a 3-day Young Changemaker Camp.
September 1, 2014
Ben & Jerry’s and Ashoka search for the WORLD’s best business minds…
Returning bigger and chunkier than ever before, Ben & Jerry’s Join Our Core competition, run in partnership with Ashoka, is set to go global! Join Our Core will be digging out the globe’s top socially conscious entrepreneurs; offering eleven winners across Europe &...
July 3, 2014
Forum for Social Innovation Sweden (Mötesplats Social Innovation)
During the period February 2014 a total of 1005 men and women, ages 18-74 responded to an online survey in Sweden about social entrepreneurship that was conducted by the public opinion and market research firm YouGov on behalf of Ashoka Scandinavia. Half of the respondents...
June 30, 2014
Changemakers.com
The European Competition "Social & Business Co-Creation: collaboration for impact" Announce and Award Winners at the 5th Zermatt Summit held in Switzerland. Ashoka, Zermatt Summit Foundation, Fondation Guilé, DPD and Boehringer Ingelheim award 5 innovative and...

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Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Thu, September 18, 2014
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 09/18/14 Join a community of innovators making the most of information and communication technologies to create social impact and change the world!How do YOU use ICT to create social impact?"ICT for the sake of ICT is a waste of precious...
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Submitted by: John Converse Townsend on 09/16/14 Young people everywhere crave having a purpose in our rapidly changing world. This has serious social, economic, and political implications for the sub-Saharan Africa region because it is on track to have the largest...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Wed, September 10, 2014
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 09/10/14 Editor's Note: Below is a Q&A with Timothy J. McClimon is president of the American Express Foundation and vice president for Corporate Social Responsibility, American Express. Read more about the Ashoka...

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