Events

Find all of the information you need for upcoming Social Innovation Forum (SIF) Events and catch up on those you missed. Interested in hosting an SIF event? Contact us to learn more.

Upcoming Events

  • Approach & Impact Lunch - October 24

    • Day:
      October 24, 2017
      Time:
      12:00 pm
      Location:
      One Congress Street, Suite 113 | Boston, MA 02114

    Are you interested in becoming involved with the Social Innovation Forum as a funder, volunteer, or in-kind partner? Join us for our Approach & Impact lunch to learn more.

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  • Social Innovator Encore

    • Day:
      November 02, 2017
      Time:
      8:30 am
      Location:
      Brown Rudnick

    Hear some of greater Boston's most innovative nonprofit leaders pitch their solutions to our community's most challenging social issues. 

    2017 Social Innovators
  • Helping Clients Climb the "Philanthropic Curve"

    • Day:
      November 06, 2017
      Time:
      3:00 pm
      Location:
      One Congress Street, Suite 113 | Boston, MA 02114

    Why are some givers content doing good work, while others make life more challenging by remaining restless in their pursuit of better? In this session, co-hosted with the Boston Philanthropic Roundtable, we'll explore initial findings in qualitative research behind the gap between these two types of givers.

  • More than a Book Club

    • Day:
      November 13, 2017
      Time:
      5:00 pm
      Location:
      One Congress Street, Suite 113, Boston, MA 02114

    Join the Social Innovation Forum community for a meeting of the SIF Book Club as we enjoy interesting books and stimulating discussion that will raise our awareness about pressing social issues.

    A CHANCE IN THE WORLD book cover
  • Save the Date: SIF Winter Reception is December 7

    • Day:
      December 07, 2017
      Time:
      5:30 pm
      Location:
      Microsoft New England R&D Center, Cambridge, MA

    We invite our community of investors, supporters, and portfolio organizations to join us for the formal announcement of the 2018 Social Innovators and a celebration of the achievements of our portfolio organizations! 

    Veronica Serrato of Project Citizenship and Sovanna Pouv of CMAA at SIF's 13th Annual Winter Reception

Past Events

  • Can an MBA accelerate your social impact career?

    • Day:
      August 10, 2017
      Time:
      12:30 pm
      Location:
      One Congress Street | Boston, MA 02114

    Join us to hear from Carole Carlson (MBA Program Director at the Brandeis Heller School, and former MBA Admissions Board member at Harvard Business School) and engage in an interactive discussion on whether an advanced degree will meet your goals and how to position yourself, followed by time for Q&A.

  • Approach & Impact Lunch - September 14

    • Day:
      September 14, 2017
      Time:
      12:00 pm
      Location:
      One Congress Street, Suite 113 | Boston, MA 02114

    Are you interested in becoming involved with the Social Innovation Forum as a funder, volunteer, or in-kind partner? Join us for our Approach & Impact lunch to learn more.

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  • SIF Learns from Our Stakeholders

    • Day:
      July 19, 2017
      Time:
      12:00 pm

    The Social Innovation Forum is organizing a focus group series to inform the next-stage of our work. Our audience for these sessions are wealth advisors, lawyers working with trusts and estates, philanthropic advisors, and advisors from family offices. Our goals are to learn the types of programming, services, and connections that would be most helpful and relevant to advisors and clients to facilitate their engagement and social impact on the local level.

  • SIF Learns from Our Stakeholders

    • Day:
      July 13, 2017
      Time:
      9:00 am

    The Social Innovation Forum is organizing a focus group series to inform the next-stage of our work. Our audience for these sessions are wealth advisors, lawyers working with trusts and estates, philanthropic advisors, and advisors from family offices. Our goals are to learn the types of programming, services, and connections that would be most helpful and relevant to advisors and clients to facilitate their engagement and social impact on the local level.

  • SIF Learns from Our Stakeholders

    • Day:
      July 12, 2017
      Time:
      12:00 pm

    The Social Innovation Forum is organizing a focus group series to inform the next-stage of our work. Our audience for these sessions are wealth advisors, lawyers working with trusts and estates, philanthropic advisors, and advisors from family offices. Our goals are to learn the types of programming, services, and connections that would be most helpful and relevant to advisors and clients to facilitate their engagement and social impact on the local level.

  • June 22 Applicant Info Session - Social Innovator Accelerator

    • Day:
      June 22, 2017
      Time:
      8:30 am
      Location:
      One Congress Street, Suite 113 | Boston, MA 02114

    Interested nonprofits are welcome to join SIF on June 22 for an info session on our Social Innovator Accelerator. Learn more about how to apply and the benefits that come with being a Social Innovator.

  • June 21 Applicant Info Session - Social Innovator Accelerator

    • Day:
      June 21, 2017
      Time:
      8:30 am
      Location:
      One Congress Street, Suite 113 | Boston, MA 02114

    Interested nonprofits are welcome to join SIF on June 21 for an info session on our Social Innovator Accelerator. Learn more about how to apply and the benefits that come with being a Social Innovator.

  • Approach & Impact Lunch - August 3

    • Day:
      August 03, 2017
      Time:
      12:00 pm
      Location:
      One Congress Street, Suite 113 | Boston, MA 02114

    Join us for lunch and an overview of the Social Innovation Forum and our work building lasting social change in greater Boston.

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  • Approach & Impact Lunch - June 28

    • Day:
      June 28, 2017
      Time:
      12:00 pm

    Join us for lunch and an overview of the Social Innovation Forum and our work building lasting social change in greater Boston.

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