3 Upcoming (FREE) Social Enterprise events in Pittsburgh

By: Sara Innamorato

Get to know Social Enterprise in Pittsburgh at these upcoming events.

Spring isn’t the only thing in the air. Pittsburgh is playing host to a handful of social enterprise and impact themed events coming up in the next few weeks.

Here are a few that are on our radar:

(BONUS – they’re all FREE!)

Tuesday, April 21 // Purpose and Profit: Supporting Social Enterprise in Our Region

3-5PM @ the Thrill Mill

Presented by Next Philanthropy, Grantmakers of Western PA, Pittsburgh Social Venture Partners, the Forbes Funds, Fygment, Thrill Mill, Repair the World and GTECH

Patty Morrisey, founding director of the corporate responsibility arm at Groupon, will speak about her experiences incorporating social impact work into the corporate mindset.

Click here to REGISTER>>

Please note that this program is open to both GWP members and non-members. If you are not a GWP member, simply create an account to register for public programs.

Thursday, April 23 // MODE Impact Forum

6-9PM @ Repair the World office

Presented by New Sun Rising and Repair the World: Pittsburgh

Four Pittsburgh organizations will discuss building and strengthening our community.  Join New Sun Rising us for an interactive discussion, light food, and drinks as local impactivists lead an exploration of driving change for our region.

Click here to REGISTER>>

APRIL 29 // Waffle Wednesday

8-10AM at Thrill Mill

Join leaders from the startup community and enjoy some waffles, network with like-minded founders, hackers, VCs, designers, hustlers, mentors, angels, etc, and learn from world-class leaders. This month, we’re excited to have Chris Palmisano, Head of Google Cloud (Central), in town sharing on the Importance of Culture.

8:00am – Doors open/Griddles fired up
9:00am – Interactive talk

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