PRISM Awards 2020

Enjoy the recap of PRISM Awards 2020, Colorado’s Best Social Impact Awards Celebration! Winners of Best Social Impact startup, entrepreneur, and business announced!

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Professional Certification in Social Impact Strategies

The ground-breaking Social Impact Certification program is...

CI4SI Consultation

Our services help social entrepreneurs start, grow or evolve their businesses.

SROI Measurement

Social Return on Investment measures the social value...

What is a Social Impact Business?

A business, either for profit or nonprofit, that pursues purpose in addition to profit. This higher purpose can be social and/or environmental and provides impact that can be measured.

Classes

CI4SI has partnered with many of our community's experts to bring you the most up to date and complete information for starting, growing, or converting your Social Impact business.

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May

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Virtual Event

29

Jun

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Virtual Event

Events

Join us as we accelerate awareness of this sector through events and networking opportunities. At CI4SI we seek to build a community of social entrepreneurs and create a space where innovative individuals can learn, share and grow.

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Jun

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Virtual Event

08

Jun

3:30pm - 4:30pm

Virtual Event

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Professional Certification in Social Impact Strategies

The ground-breaking Social Impact Certification program is designed for Social Impact businesses and Social Entrepreneurs to experience a program unlike any other.

CI4SI Consultation

Our services help social entrepreneurs start, grow or evolve their businesses.

Social Return on Investment

Social Return on Investment measures the social value that a Social Impact business creates by turning their impact into numbers that everyone can understand.

The Colorado Institute for Social Impact was created with the following goals in mind

Goals

Measure the sector’s impact (Social Return on Investment).

Goals

Accelerate awareness of the Fourth Sector of the economy.

Goals

Promote and build businesses that are interested in generating social impact.

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Provide Social Entrepreneurs with resources, training and education.

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Become a catalyst for this sector and build a network.

Goals

Create a community and culture for this sector.

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The Water in the Balloon...

I remember reading an article when the ALS Water Bucket Challenge came out. Th...

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January 15, 2019 : Vectra Bank co-sponsors the PRISM Awards; online nominations due by Februa...

Vectra Bank co-sponsors the PRISM Awards; online nominations due by February 4...

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May 16, 2018: CI4SI Board Member Jeff Zearfoss Receives National Volunteer of the Year Award ...

Jeff Zearfoss, owner of social enterprise businesses Common Cause Catering and...

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Our Mission & Vision

Mission

Harness Social Impact to accelerate the evolution of business

Vision

The Social Impact Economy powers a new business definition for success