Minnesotans Celebrate Social Entrepreneurs

Social Venture Partners is hosting its Second Annual Engaged Philanthropy Conference Thursday, June 18, 2009. This is a celebration of Minnesota's social entrepreneurs and the engaged philanthropists who support them.

The event includes the Social Entrepreneurs' Cup awards. The first place Social Entrepreneurs' Cup winner will be awarded $20,000 this year and will go on to compete with other divisional winners for an additional $10,000 going to the Grand Prize winner of the Minnesota Cup.

2008 Winners

• Winner: Students Today Leaders Forever
• First runner up: International Breast Milk Project
• Honorable mentions: Marnita's Table, MicroGrants, and the Minnesota Shubert Performing Arts and Education Center

The Engaged Philanthropy Conference promises to be an exciting day for anyone who wants to effect social change in Minnesota.

Social Venture Partners
Second Annual Engaged Philanthropy Conference
Minnesota Cup

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