Thursday, May 01, 2008

Join the Carnival for Change - Booth 4.

Welcome to the Carnival for Change where we explore the web for interesting items relating to social justice, health, education, and opportunity.

* The 2008 Echoing Green Finalists have been announced. Read and be inspired! Echoing Green conducted a social entrepreneurship survey of the 2008 Semifinalists. You can download the PDF here. "To accelerate social change, Echoing Green invests in and supports outstanding emerging social entrepreneurs to launch new organizations that deliver bold, high-impact solutions."

* Want to know more about social enterprise? You may want to attend the Social Entrepreneurship Intensive "Bootcamp". Hurry! The bootcamp is May 12 - 14, 2008 so get your registration in now.

* Nedra Kline Weinreich at Spare Change has a post announcing the upcoming Social Marketing University June 2-4, 2008. Social marketing applies "marketing principles to promoting health and social issues and bringing about positive behavior change."

* The goal of is to organizes all the top sites on the web. Check out for previews of the recent posts of nonprofit and service related sites. I'm pleased to report that So What Can I Do is among the number. You can also follow So What Can I Do on Twitter at and on Squidoo at Also there's a nice article on So What Can I Do here. Enjoy!

* David Bach and Hillary Rosner have a new book out called Go Green, Live Rich: 50 Simple Ways to Save the Earth and Get Rich Trying

Thanks for visiting the Carnival for Change! If you'd like space at the next booth, send your items to me with "Carnival for Change" in the subject. See you next time!

"The hope of a secure and livable world lies with disciplined nonconformists who are dedicated to justice, peace and brotherhood." - Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


Nedra Weinreich said...

Thanks so much for helping to get the word out about Social Marketing University and! FYI, the discounted early registration rate for SMU ends May 4th, so anyone thinking about attending can save $100 by registering early. :-)

Karama said...

It's my pleasure, Nedra! Thanks for the good work you are doing. I hope you enjoyed your visit to So What Can I Do. Please come back again soon, and spread the word.

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