Cantieri Meticci (Mestizo Yards) is a theatre company that brings together artists from over 20 different countries and is composed of an extreme heterogeneity of people – refugees, migrants, young artists, citizen activists, students and university researchers, teachers, musicians – working together with the aim of enhancing their diversity and interpreting social changes artistically.
Progetti d’impresa (translatable as “Business Projects”) is the information and guidance centre for business creation of the Metropolitan City of Bologna. Its mission is to encourage and promote the creation and development of new business activities.
Award to increase awareness of social entrepreneurship. In addition to financial support, the best projects and ideas receive advice and know-how and become part of an SE community.
BAM! works in Italy and Europe together with museums, festivals, theatres, cultural districts, local authorities, universities, foundations, associations and private social realities on the themes of cultural management to break down walls and barriers that keep citizens out of the places of culture, bring communities closer to heritage, develop a sense of care for the common good.
Through Baumaus, a network of different projects, MAP aim to use culture as a tool to open spaces of autonomy in the suburbs, to develop critical skills and to imagine and build work and training paths that start from the needs and desires of the new generations, creating at the same time work opportunities for culture professionals.
VOLABO is the Volunteer Service Center (VSC) of the Metropolitan City of Bologna.
In Italy, the Volunteer Service Centers aim to provide technical, training and information support to promote and strengthen the presence and role of volunteers in the various entities of the Third Sector.
Become a Social Entrepreneur. Turn social problems into opportunities and establish a viable social enterprise to initiate change.nglish and should provide a short summary of the activities of this resource.
Pioneers of Change is a non-profit association that supports education for sustainable development.
PROVIDA foundation, established in 2006, connects business experience and resources with passion, expertise and determination to tackle the most complex societal challenges. An organization that blends philanthropy and investments for a better and more balanced world and is truly convinced, that with the right kind of support, anyone can follow their dreams and succeed.
The company mission is to create a functional infrastructure and ecosystem for impact entrepreneurs and all future solvers of societal challenges. Their approach to building an impact ecosystem is to activate potential creators of social innovation accross all development areas, building the base from where each area can move up through the development stages.