The Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship

  • 2022-2023 F.M. Kirby Impact Prize Winner: Essmart

    We are thrilled to announce Essmart as the recipient of the 2022-23 F.M. Kirby Prize for Scaling Social Impact! Essmart is a for-profit social enterprise in India, on a mission to grow rural livelihoods by connecting local retail shops and …

  • Optimizing for Impact: Managing investments to meet goals for impact – and expectations of regulators

    Originally posted 9.13.21 on ImpactAlpha. NEW: The United Nations Development Programme and CASE at Duke have released a free online training for global enterprises and investors on impact measurement and management for the SDGs.  CASE and ImpactAlpha will launch Optimizing for Impact, a …

  • 2022 Kirby Impact Prize Winner: Why We’re Excited About ServeMinnesota Math Corps

    While each of the 5 finalists for the Fred Morgan Kirby Prize for Scaling Social Impact demonstrated innovative scaling strategies, resilience amid challenges, and powerful evidence of impact, one rose to the top of a competitive applicant pool.  The Center …

  • Translating lived experience into innovation to increase access for food allergy consumers

    Eighty nine million Americans avoid buying at least one of the top-9 allergen food products. Of these 89 million, 25 million have a severe or moderate allergy, 7 million have a mild allergy, 32 million have food intolerances. Twenty-five million …

  • CASE Announces 4 Finalists for the F.M. Kirby Scaling Social Impact Prize

    From a pool of 180, four social enterprises stood out above the rest in this year’s competition for the Fred Morgan Kirby Prize for Scaling Social Impact, which CASE has the privilege to manage.  One of these four will ultimately be …

  • 2022-2023 F.M. Kirby Impact Prize Finalist Spotlight: Hello World

    We are thrilled to share why we are so excited about each of the four finalists for the 2022-2023 F.M. Kirby Impact Prize. Check the CASE blog for posts about the other finalists.  The Problem Hello World is Working to Solve Hello World …

  • 2022-2023 F.M. Kirby Impact Prize Finalist Spotlight: Connecticut Veterans Legal Center

    We are thrilled to share why we are so excited about each of the four finalists for the 2022-2023 F.M. Kirby Impact Prize. Check the CASE blog for posts on the other finalists.  The Problem Connecticut Veterans Legal Center (CVLC) is Working to …

CASE 2022-2023 Annual Report

It’s been another rewarding year of driving social impact at CASE! We are proud to share our accomplishments in our 2022-2023 CASE Annual Report. Over this past year we affirmed our mission to provide programs which support both students and practitioners to cultivate …

NEXT GEN VOICES: Introducing the Class of 2025 Fuqua Impact Scholars!

The social problems that we face as a global community are urgent and we need leaders with the skills, courage, and support to drive for a more just, equitable, and sustainable world.  This is why CASE was thrilled to partner …