Economic Development

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Creating avenues out of poverty

St. Vincent de Paul has created a small empire of reuse, recycling, upcycling and materials management businesses and we are now using those tools to replicate our successes with business minded nonprofits. We began our business ventures to generate revenue for our social services, St. Vincent de Paul is the largest nonprofit humanitarian agency in […]

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Keynote
Beginner

The Ripple Effect of You: Believe in the Impact of Your One Life

We are at a point in our society in which each of us needs to begin to understand the impact and power that our lives have individually. I believe with all of the turmoil in the world, many have lost their voice or have forgotten the power and change that they can bring through their […]

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Keynote
Beginner

The Making of a Democratic Economy

This keynote talk by Marjorie Kelly draws on her forthcoming book The Making of a Democratic Economy (to be released by Berrett-Koehler in July 2019), which she co-authored with Ted Howard, her colleague at The Democracy Collaborative. In her book The Divine Right of Capital, Marjorie Kelly explored the biases built into our economic life that […]

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