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Saturday, November 9 • 11:30am - 2:00pm
Beyond Charity: Creating Sustainable Change Through Mutuality and Social Entrepreneurship LIMITED

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Megan and Sarah will share from their experience as co-directors of Try Pie Bakery - a nonprofit teen employment program that hires high school girls to make pie as a tool in equipping them with work, life, and leadership skills. With values of empowerment and mutuality, they believe social enterprise will play a critical role in the nonprofit sector moving beyond a charity-based approach and toward creating long-term transformational change. They hope to inspire you to think about how you might use business as a tool to address the needs you see in your own community, and pass along some practical applications of what they’ve learned while working with the teens at Try Pie.

Saturday November 9, 2019 11:30am - 2:00pm PST
Ballroom 205 Commons, Cedar Falls, IA 50614