Curated content for the
Ashoka Support Network
As valuable members of the Ashoka Support Network, we are sharing relevant, vetted information with you— and it is all in one place. We’ve curated the wealth of information from the Ashoka Canada and global network to bring you the most relevant news and events.
We’ll update this page quarterly, bringing you the Ashoka network news you need to know.
Highlights from the Network
Next Economy Conversations
Ashoka Fellows Tonya Surman and Jeff Cyr discuss Raven Capital Partner’s Indigenous approach to equity investment and fund management in Next Economy Conversations.
“By harnessing research and human capital towards inclusive innovation, universities have the potential to drive massive advances in social, economic, and environmental development.” Wendy Cukier and Erica Wright, of Ryerson University’s Diversity Institute, explain how. Ryerson is an Ashoka U Campus in the Stanford Social Innovation Review.
COVID-19 scenario planning for nonprofit and philanthropic organizations (Deloitte)
The COVID-19 crisis has created a moment of -uncertainty for social sector organizations. No one knows how the future will unfold, but the tools of scenario planning can help social sector leaders better prepare their organizations for the different possibilities.
2020/2021 Virtual Fellowship Europe Program open to all ASNs from around the world
The Ashoka Europe Fellowship Program enables a co-learning space – with workshops, retreats and online learnings on topics such as system change, replication & transfer, new leadership, wellbeing, social finance and more. The program is free for ASN members.
We need to foster and support more social entrepreneurs who find scalable solutions to the world’s most pressing societal and environmental problems. Ashoka has an impressive, long-term track record of doing just that — which is why I am happy to support them.”
Bill Young, ASN Member and Founder of Social Capital Partners