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

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Past Events

  • Investing for Local Impact: Challenges and Opportunities on the Ground

    • Day:
      February 15, 2018
      Time:
      12:00 pm
      Location:
      One Congress Street, Suite 113 | Boston, MA 02114

    Please join us on Thursday, February 15 for a roundtable lunch hosted by the Social Innovation Forum (SIF). This interactive discussion featuring Mark Watson, Managing Director of Boston Impact Initiative, Cassandria Campbell, Co-Founder of Fresh Food Generation, and Jonathan Abe, CEO of Sunwealth, will open up conversation on the state of local impact investing, current opportunities for investment, and needs of entrepreneurs on the ground.

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  • How Can Intermediaries Help Accelerate Social Change?

    • Day:
      February 02, 2018
      Time:
      8:00 am
      Location:
      One Congress Street, Suite 113 | Boston, MA 02114

    Curious about how capacity-building organizations work in the social impact space? Join us for this thoughtful and interactive session examining the role intermediaries play in the social sector. Panelists representing local, national, and international programs will explore how their work can help advance the goals of both donors and nonprofit organizations.

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  • Approach & Impact Breakfast - February 28

    • Day:
      February 28, 2018
      Time:
      8:30 am
      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.

    Approach and Impact
  • Approach & Impact Lunch - January 25

    • Day:
      January 25, 2018
      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.

  • Next-Gen Collaborative Track Info Session

    • Day:
      December 04, 2017
      Time:
      12:00 pm
      Location:
      One Congress Street, Suite 113 | Boston, MA 02114

    Attend our upcoming information session on Monday, December 4 to learn more about what it means to join a funder collaborative. 

  • Approach & Impact Lunch - November 30

    • Day:
      November 30, 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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  • Winter Reception

    • 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
  • 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
  • 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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