This Thursday, March 6, we’re working with our friends at Conscious Magazine to gather LA’s social entrepreneurs, innovators, and all those passionate about communities that make a difference. Conscious, based in New York, is visiting Los Angeles to prepare for its upcoming California issue, set to come out in the Spring.
Gourmet food in DTLA’s Skid Row? Might seem crazy to many, but not to Hub LA member Hassan Nichols. Hassan and his business partners are opening Manifesto Cafe in April. The cafe is more than a food provider. Hassan envisions the cafe serving the community in a much more substantial way: by offering a gathering place, job opportunities, aesthetic brightness to the neighborhood, and healthy and affordable food options that also happen to be quite [...] Read More
June 27th, 2013 – Posted by Hub LA
Tags: collective, ecommerce, entrepreneur, impctful, marketplace, meetourmembers, members, social enterprise, social responsibility / Profiles, The Hub LA / Respond to this post »
Meet Jim Mulhearn! Jim is the Founder and CEO of Impctful, an online marketplace and collective for socially responsible goods and services. Impctful offers clothing and accessories for men and women, as well as items for beauty, tech, health, and home. Looking for an eco-friendly, vegan purse? Impctful’s got one made from upcycled innertubes. Need a laptop case but want something colorful and unique? This quilted one by Nomi Network is made from a recycled [...] Read More
December 3rd, 2010 – Posted by Hub LA
Tags: Good, Good Magazine, Good.is, Leesman Index, Maria Glauser, Oliver marlow, social enterprise, social entrepreneurship, the Hub, The Hub LA, Tim Oldman / Hub Global / 1 Response »
The key ideological differentiator for the Hub is its dedication to fostering social entrepreneurship—or, in the words of its vision statement, “to realize enterprising initiatives for a radically better world.”