The Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship

  • Mercy Corps Imazon

    What can social ventures in Brazil, Uganda, & Bangladesh teach us about scaling?

    For the past 15 years, CASE has been exploring this question: How do social entrepreneurs leap the chasm from idea to sustainable impact at scale? Now, as part of that research, CASE has partnered with Mercy Corps, USAID and the …

  • white-house-nab-report-preview

    In 2014 29 Orgs Committed $1.5 Billion to Impact Investing. Where’s the Money after 18 Months?

    I got the call from the White House, in May 2014. “We’re going to have some major new commitments of impact investment capital at the meeting in June. Would you be interested in helping us track how the money is …

  • Cathy Clark at SOCAP

    A First-Timer’s Experience: 3 Reflections from SOCAP

    Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to attend SOCAP16 for the first time. With the tagline “A Conference at the Intersection of Money + Meaning,” this annual convening of global innovators, investors, foundations, governments, institutions, and social entrepreneurs deeply …

A First-Timer’s Experience: 3 Reflections from SOCAP

Cathy Clark at SOCAP

Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to attend SOCAP16 for the first time. With the tagline “A Conference at the Intersection of Money + Meaning,” this annual convening of global innovators, investors, foundations, governments, institutions, and social entrepreneurs deeply …

CASE Chat with Leigh Morgan, COO, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Leigh Morgan COO Gates Foundation

This month’s CASE Chat features Leigh Morgan, COO of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and member of the CASE Advisory Council.  In this CASE Chat, Leigh discusses the trends she sees in the social impact space, including the importance …