Why Social Entrepreneurship? What is it?

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Every 2nd Thursday of the month until November 13, 2019

Impact Hub Houston #PopHUB @ HX

410 Pierce, Suite 215 · Houston, tx

How to find us

Take the elevator to the 2nd floor, and find us in Suite 215.

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Details

Heard about social entrepreneurship but don't really know what a social venture looks like? Impact Hub Houston invites you to roll up your sleeves and join us at Houston's only Social Entrepreneurship meetup.

The meetup brings together like-minded individuals from the non-profit, social enterprise, impact investing, technology and many other fields to understand the concept of social entrepreneurship and be inspired to find new ways to tackle local social issues. At each meetup, you'll 1) Get an intro to Social Entrepreneurship 2) Hear from a Social Entrepreneur in Houston 3) Network with other changemakers from across the entrepreneur ecosystem.

SCHEDULE

5:30pm Sign-in

5:45pm Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship

6:00pm Guest Speaker: Dakota Stormer is the co-founder and CEO of Footprint App, Inc. and is a well known environmental activist on social media. He has founded four organizations and served on the board of over ten community and educational associations across the United States, including Global Environmental Brigades, a youth branch of the Rotary Club of Magnolia, and a Keep Texas Beautiful affiliate.

6:45pm Open discussion on Impact topics

7:00pm Networking

Come learn about Dakota's journey! Who knows, maybe you will walk out of the meet up with your own idea for a social venture. #socialentrepreneurship

*This meetup is co-hosted by Fractal River and Impact Hub Houston. All are welcomed!