Finance4SocialChange Leveraging Finance 4 positive Social Change

  • Finance4SocialChange - Cooperation, continuous education and synergy between similar project and initiatives are key for sustainable thriving of social entrepreneurship in the Danube Region
    - 23-10-2020
    Cooperation, continuous education and synergy between similar project and initiatives are key for sustainable  thriving of social entrepreneurship in the Danube Region

    Continuous education and cooperation of policymakers and social innovators, entrepreneurs and intermediary organizations, a combination of online and offline education, as well as synergies between similar project and initiatives are key for...

  • Finance4SocialChange - UniCredit becomes the Main Partner of the Finance 4 Social Change project
    - 15-10-2020
    UniCredit becomes the Main Partner of the Finance 4 Social Change project

    UniCredit is the Main Partner of the Finance 4 Social Change project through its Social Impact Banking (SIB) program in line with the Bank’s strong commitment to building a fairer and more inclusive society by promoting initiatives that can have...

  • Finance4SocialChange - Over 70 videos created within Finance4SocialChange Online Educational Platform AIRMOOC
    - 08-10-2020
    Over 70 videos created within Finance4SocialChange Online Educational Platform AIRMOOC

    Within FINANCE4SOCIALCHANGE Online Educational Platform AIR MOOC we have created over 70 videos dedicated to social entrepreneurs and organizations supporting the development of social impact investing in the Danube Region. The videos are a blend...

  • Finance4SocialChange - ACT Group to perform series of webinars for social enterprises
    - 05-10-2020
    ACT Group to perform series of webinars for social enterprises

    As part of the educational activities of the Interreg Danube, the Finance4SocialChange Project ACT Group team will be delivering #webinar series on topics relevant for enterprises that are making or intending to make a positive #change in society...

  • Finance4SocialChange - Hungarian semifinalists selected for F4SC Business Plan Competition
    - 02-10-2020
    Hungarian semifinalists selected for F4SC Business Plan Competition

    Development Nonprofit Kft., Utcáról Lakásba! Egyesület, and the Street to Apartment Association from Hungary are the last three social enterprises that have qualified for the semifinals of the F4SC Business Plan Competition, scheduled for the end...

  • Finance4SocialChange - Investment Readiness Workshop with the Impact Hub Stuttgart and SocEntBW!
    - 30-09-2020
    Investment Readiness Workshop with the Impact Hub Stuttgart and SocEntBW!

    On October 9th the Investment Readiness Workshop of Finance4SocialChange Project in cooperation with the Impact Hub Stuttgart & SocEntBW will take place for social entrepreneurs & participants of the pitch competition. Six modules have already...

  • Finance4SocialChange - Design thinking workshop held for social enteprises in Slovenia
    - 25-09-2020
    Design thinking workshop held for social enteprises in Slovenia

    Regional Development Agency Gorenjska – BSC Kranj from Slovenia implemented a regional workshop for social enterprises dedicated to Design thinking and Growth - through an analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of the company and good...

  • Finance4SocialChange - Business ideas with vision of better society and sustainable economy
    - 10-09-2020
    Business ideas with vision of better society and sustainable economy

    We are pleased to announce that öKlo GmbH, erdbeerwoche GmbH, Vollpension from Austria and Bodymemory - center for movement and embodiment research, Holy Bowly, Social-Bee gGmbH from Germany are social enterprises that joined first-round winners...

  • Finance4SocialChange - FIRST ROUND OF BUSINESS IDEAS SELECTED FOR F4SC INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS COMPETITION
    - 02-09-2020
    FIRST ROUND OF BUSINESS IDEAS SELECTED FOR F4SC INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS COMPETITION

    This summer was busy!  Our experts were carefully assessing and evaluating over 240 applications for the best social impact business idea which will compete in the finals of the Finance4SocialChange Business Plan Competition to be held in March...

  • Finance4SocialChange - Preparations for the F4SC competition on the go in Serbia
    - 28-07-2020
    Preparations for the F4SC competition on the go in Serbia

    Our F4SC partners in Serbia started offline and online training of social enterprises with the aim of deepening their knowledge and presentation skills for the Finance4SocialChange business plan competition to be held in Budapest 2021....

  • Finance4SocialChange - 5 social entrepreneurs from Bulgaria selected to enter the second stage of F4SC Competition
    - 21-07-2020
    5  social entrepreneurs from Bulgaria selected to enter the second stage of  F4SC Competition

    We are pleased to announce that 5 out of 25 companies with social impact businesses in Bulgaria were selected by a Jury consisting of social impact investors and experts to the second stage of the international #AirCompetition organized in the...

  • Finance4SocialChange - Communicating impact effectively: storytelling, public speaking and balanced messaging
    - 13-07-2020
    Communicating impact effectively: storytelling, public speaking and balanced messaging

    And we're up for the last week of #AirMOOC on Communication!  In the opening video our expert Gorgi Krlev talks about 3 aspects of communicating your impact effectively: storytelling, public speaking and balanced...

  • Finance4SocialChange - How to reach investors and customers with good storytelling if you are a social enteprise?
    - 07-07-2020
    How to reach investors and customers with good storytelling if you are a social enteprise?

    With storytelling, we create impact, awareness, and even a change of attitude. According to some studies, whatever you tell through a story, it is remembered twenty times more than if you just use facts and figures. Within the...

  • Finance4SocialChange - Over 240 social enterprises applied for the F4SC Competition!
    - 02-07-2020
    Over 240 social enterprises applied for the F4SC Competition!

    We are proud to announce that over 240 social enterprises and organizations applied for the International Finance4SocialChange Competition to be held in Budapest in 2021! In the next following months, applications and business ideas will be...

  • Finance4SocialChange - Get your story into Media! Join F4CH Communcation Webinar!
    - 01-07-2020
    Get your story into Media! Join F4CH Communcation Webinar!

    How to pitch best your idea? How to be visible for the public and get your story into media? Finance4SocialChange webinar on Communication featuring Antonella Broglia & Anna Patton from Pioneers Post will explain and give trick of the trade, as...

  • Finance4SocialChange - How do you produce social change that transforms entire systems?
    - 22-06-2020
    How do you produce social change that transforms entire systems?

    How do you produce social change that transforms entire systems? What direct and indirect scaling strategies get you there?Which mode of increasing impact and reaching scale seems most suitable for your organization? Finance4SocialChange...

  • Finance4SocialChange - Business Planning, Management & Governance
    - 15-06-2020
    Business Planning, Management & Governance

    We are happy to present the Business Planning, Management & Governance Module created within the Finance4SocialChange project as part of the Blended Learning Program " Accelerating Investment Readiness " #AIRMOOC. This module will explain the...

  • Finance4SocialChange - Social Finance & Impact Investing
    - 08-06-2020
    Social Finance & Impact Investing

    Finance Module with  Finance4SocialChange "Accelerating Investment Readiness" #AIRMOOC Program will provide information on social venture financing needs & investment options, investment readiness process, and knowledge on how to approach the...

  • Finance4SocialChange - Choosing the avenue of Impact – Case of Blyss Cacao Academy
    - 04-06-2020
    Choosing the avenue of Impact – Case of Blyss Cacao Academy

    From a Cacao producer to a system changer in the cacao production industry Alyssa Jade McDonald-Bärtl, a third-generation farmer from Papua New Guinea turned systems changer. The problem that Lyss set out to solve with her enterprise was how...

  • Finance4SocialChange - Create a business strategy with impact! Strategy module is out!!!
    - 01-06-2020
    Create a business strategy with impact!  Strategy module is out!!!

    The "Impact Focused Strategy" Module is out on Week 2 of the Finance4SocialChange Accelerating Impact Investment Readiness" Academy #AirMOOC!  It is all about broadening the sight, systems analysis & systems change and creating impact...

Programme co-funded by European Union funds (ERDF, IPA, ENI)