Social Entrepreneurship – can business solve a social problem?
Join Law Squared and guests at this FREE event as we discuss the role of Social Entrepreneurship – can business solve a social problem?
Speakers for this flagship event include: Matthew Boyd from Vollie and Loretta Bolotin from Free to Feed and Now to Launch.
Vollie is an online marketplace that connects skilled people to non-profits and charities for skills-based online volunteering. Vollie projects are exclusively online, meaning that people can donate their skills and experience from anywhere in the world, and around their busy personal and professional schedule.
Matthew will share his journey of creating a social enterprise and the role it can play in solving a social problem, and the trials and tribulations he has faced as a founder and co-CEO.
Loretta Bolotin is the Co-Founder and Partnerships Manager of Free to Feed is a Melbourne based social enterprise championing people who have sought refuge and asylum in Australia. Free to Feed’s advocacy is delivered through employment in food-based initiatives – cooking classes, immersive experiences and events, and ever-evolving, curated offerings. Free to Feed is also the partner of Now to Launch, an exciting entrepreneur program helping new arrivals to realise their culinary dreams.
Loretta will share her journey of creating a Social Enterprise and the journey from working for not-for-profit to founding a social enterprise.
Come along for a networking, grazing platter and some drinks!
More speakers to follow – watch this space!
This event is brought to you by Law Squared.