We support the competencies of our stakeholder, partnering Postgraduates degrees. We design professional trainings and capacity building programs for social entrepreneurships. We advise grant making, philanthropic and credit institutions for the creation of impact oriented investments. We counsel the Public Administration for the adoption of frameworks of intervention based on multi stakeholder partnerships.

 

Our activities

We launched the Executive Master in Social Entrepreneurship – EMSE, the hub that aims to aggregate and spread best practices of social entrepreneurship, in partnership with the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore – Altis.
In partnership with the Università Ca’ Foscari di Venezia we coordinated the educational activity of the Active Learning Lab – Social in Finance – ALL SIF, urban lab of social entrepreneurship where talented graduates and professionals collaborate with entreprises, public, private and social institutions, tech players for development of the region.

Executive Master in Social Entrepreneurship

Active Learning Lab Social Innovation in Finance

We promote social innovation supporting the ideation of business models able to generate positive social impacts and economic sustainability. We design capacity building programs to strength managing competencies of social entrepreneurs. We advise organizations aimed to innovate or scale up their intervention models, using learning by-doing approaches and innovative methodologies specifically designed for outcome-oriented organizations.

We support innovators in the process of definition of their impact strategy:

  • Social value proposition
  • Intervention model and creation of the business plan
  • Strategic fundraising plan
  • Social evaluation framework of the value proposal

Percorsi di innovazione sociale

Call for Change

We flank private and public institutions to support them in the construction of intervention models based on co-design, multistakeholder partnerships and Payment by Results approaches.

 

Our methodologies

We use different methodologies and instruments to engage our clients and beneficiaries in order to identify and design innovative solutions to address specific social problems.

 

Theory of Change

Theory of Change

To build the strategy of organizations starting from the identification of long term outcomes, trough the definition of mission, vision and strategic objectives.

Design thinking- human centered

Design thinking- human centered

To identify and build innovative value propositions and to solve specific innovation needs with participatory and experimental approaches.

Social Business Model Canvas

Social Business Model Canvas

To innovate the strategy of organizations, designing business models able to generate positive social impacts ensuring financial and economic sustainability.

Social impact evaluation

Social impact evaluation

To be familiar with the idea of social value to improve efficiency and effectiveness of projects and products applying different evaluation methodologies, analyzing in deep the SROI. (logo SROI)

Impact investing and Payment by Results interventions

Impact investing and Payment by Results interventions

To be familiar with the main concept of impact investing, through a theoretical overview, the introduction of most relevant instruments of social finance, Payment by Results models, and the global landscape of impact investing market.

Co-design and social innovation

Co-design and social innovation

To design innovative intervention models for the social and economic improvement of territories based on the engagement of policy makers, Third Sector Organizations and private investors.

Fundraising plan

Fundraising plan

To sketch out a fundraising strategy able to ensure medium and long term sustainability, through the Fundraising Model Canvas.

Lean Management

Lean Management

To strength the efficacy of organizations with a participatory approach, starting from the analysis of the real value of services dispensed and the analysis of inefficiencies and wastefulness, in order to achieve simpler and clearer organizational processes.

The Third Sector Reform

The Third Sector Reform

To contextualize the Third Sector Reform and analyze new opportunities and perspectives for the main stakeholders of social economy.

 

Our publications