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Social Enterprise Auckland: When philanthropy is bad for your not-for-profit


10 September 2019


5:30 pm


GridAKL Lysaght Building


15 35

When philanthropy is bad for your not-for-profit

Do you sometimes think that your funders are good for impact but bad for the sustainability of your organisation?

Do you want to get out of a never-ending stressful spiral of increasing costs and inflexible strings-attached funding deliverables?

Do you report to a risk-averse Board who unintentionally create and support an uninspired low growth organisational culture?

Or maybe you feel bored at home and want to get out a bit?

This workshop is especially for the not-for-profit heroes who want to work with organisational autonomy, increased financial resilience and social impact born from an inspired vision of your organisation’s sustainable future that your team can actually afford to believe in.

We believe social enterprise can be an answer so If you’re a not-for-profit and wanting to move into or enhance your social enterprise, this interactive workshop is for you!

You’ll get a takeaway model of the secrets to success and listen to the adventurous voices of your colleagues leading the way into a new world of sustainable and resilient impact.

Hosted by Tricia Fitzgerald and Ben Fouche, with some very special guests, we will cover:

• An overview of what not-for-profits need to think about.
• Building your asset: Finding the capacity to develop a social enterprise
• Ways of generating ideas
• How to validate these with the market
• Structuring your new business with your not-for-profit in mind
• Finding new resources to grow the business
• Managing risk

You’ll leave with some practical ways of advancing your social enterprise so register now!