ISIM Social Entrepreneurship by Rupa PatilPresentation Transcript
% internet penetration in India ?
Average Global internet penetration = 22%
To increase the internet penetration in India from 5% to 15% by year 2011
How will you accomplish this mission Statement? Can you ALSO do this by making remote towns computer-savvy? If yes, what’ll be the +ve side-affect?
You just solved Social Problem(s) in Entrepreneurial style! Social Entrepreneurship
Individuals or Companies
Mission : “Social-impact”
Social Entrepreneurship ≠ Charity But, it’s about profit beyond money !
Dr. Mohammed Yunus Social Entrepreneur Nobel Peace Prize winner 2006 “ A social business is NOT a charity, a non-profit or non-governmental organization. It is a business in every sense. They are no different than the profit-maximizing businesses (PMBs). While PMBs have a primary goal of profit maximization for shareholders; social businesses have a primary goal of creating social benefits for those whose lives are touched by it.” Excerpt from his book: “Creating a World Without Poverty”
Incidental Social Entrepreneur
Social side of Weekend Nuts
Infusing “activity” during lazy weekends
Promoting budding entrepreneurs & local businesses
Popularizing community service “Smiley-Day”
Most importantly, nothing works like “Human Network”!
Happy Weekend Rupa Patil www.WeekendNuts.com [email_address]