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    CASE Chats

    The CASE Chats video series features the movers and shakers in the field of social entrepreneurship sharing their insights on tri-sector leadership, impact investing, social ventures, and more.  View the latest CASE Chats here.

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    Welcome to the 2015 SEAD Innovators!

    The Social Entrepreneurship Accelerator at Duke (SEAD), of which CASE is a partner, is proud to announce the 2015 cohort of innovators. These eight innovators now bring the SEAD network to 25 innovators in East Africa, India, and Latin America. From …

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    Five Lessons from the Field for Aspiring Impact Investors

    This post was written by Adelina Dasso, a first year Duke MBA student and Associate in the CASE Initiative on Impact Investing (CASE i3) Program On March 24, I had the great opportunity to attend the presentation of our CASE …

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    A Year of Impact and Progress  

    If we all did the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves. ~ Thomas Edison A university-wide Ebola Innovation Challenge that inspired 160+ students to think about how they can use their skills to solve real …

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    Did You Know? 10 Facts About CASE

    Fuqua sends out “Did You Know?” messages to its staff about the activities of different departments at Fuqua. We are a large institution and especially since CASE does so much of its work outside of the walls of Fuqua, we …

3 Trends in East African Healthcare from Investors’ Circle Investor Forum: Nairobi 2015

GreenChar Pitching at Investors’ Circle Investor Forum: Nairobi 2015

This post is part of our series on SEAD’s recent visit to East Africa to work with our innovators in the field and put on events in Nairobi focused on healthcare innovation and scaling in East Africa. Learn more about …

Smart Impact Capital: Online Investment Modules for the Busy Entrepreneur

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You’re a busy entrepreneur with an innovative venture that is making a real impact. But like many impact entrepreneurs you likely face questions and challenges in the capital-raising process. Many get the wrong kind of capital at the wrong time. …