News


Residential Programs
FAQs: Global Social Impact House 2020: Belize

GSIH is a seven-day residential program that provides fellows with the tools, community support, and training they need to advance their ventures. Workshops are customized to the needs of fellows and explore advanced concepts in business models, design thinking, and leadership.

CSIS
September 12, 2019
Residential Programs, Upcoming Events
Announcing: UK Creative Community Fellows 2020

Derby Museums, in partnership with National Arts Strategies (NAS) and with support from the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for Social Impact Strategy (CSIS), announced the creation of the UK Creative Community Fellows Program, a leadership initiative designed to create a high-powered network of leaders working where arts & culture meets social impact and community development.

CSIS
August 30, 2019
Event Summaries, Residential Programs
RECAP: Creative Community House New England 2019

This August 2019, twenty five arts and culture leaders convened at Galusha Hill Farm Lodge in Vermont for a week of learning, community building, and personal and professional development.

Julia DaSilva
August 14, 2019

Event Summaries, Residential Programs
RECAP: AFS Impact House 2019

In July 2019, CSIS partnered with AFS International to offer an Impact House for 18 partner directors from around the globe.

CSIS
July 15, 2019

Event Summaries, Residential Programs
RECAP: Penn Impact Lab

This August 2019, twenty five arts and culture leaders convened at Galusha Hill Farm Lodge in Vermont for a week of learning, community building, and personal and professional development.

Eliza Halpin
June 10, 2019

Alumni Stories
Staying Grounded with Shikha Mittal

My colleague, recently returned from her Global Social Impact House (GSIH) fellowship in Nicaragua, beamed with a renewed sense of her work and purpose.

Anna Dausman
April 22, 2019

Alumni Stories, Research
Maoz Brown (’15 Doctoral Fellow Alum) Published in Stanford Social Innovation Review

Brown recently published an article in the Stanford Social Innovation Review: "Cultivating, Not Just Calculating, Social Impact."  The article considers the “impact multiple of money” (IMM) as the new tool to evaluate and realize potential social impact through investments.

CSIS
March 22, 2019

Alumni Stories
CSIS Alumni Named Forbes 30 Under 30 Honorees

Congratulations to two CSIS alumni honored on Forbes’ 2019 30 Under 30 list in the Social Entrepreneurship category! Forbes chose Jeanny Yao and co-founder Miranda Wang for their pioneering work on sustainable methods of recycling plastic, and Shadrack Frimpong for founding a girls school in Tarkwa Breman, Ghana.

Emma Sunog
March 18, 2019

Event Summaries, Residential Programs
RECAP: Global Social Impact House 2019

This January 2019, nineteen social innovators representing 9 countries convened at Cotton Tree Lodge in Belize for a week of learning, community building, and personal + professional development. Fellows were eligible to apply by completing the Center’s free Coursera in Social Impact Strategy.

CSIS
January 29, 2019