Posts Tagged ‘social business’

Portrait of a Social Entrepreneur: Artistri Sud’s Jennifer Lonergan

Artistri Sud founder Jennifer Lonergan

This piece was written by our summer intern Lena Bergunde for McGill’s Social Impact Internship program, which she was a part of. The Social Economy Initiative Impact Internship is a program run by McGill, that places students with social-purpose organizations for 10 weeks over the summer. As part of the program, students were asked complete […]

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An exciting prize for our award winners and runners-up!

Tales of Triumph, our annual gala event, is just one week away (tickets)! We are excited to be presenting our Entrepreneur of the Year and Social Entrepreneur of the Year awards to two deserving women for the second year in a row. We will be announcing our shortlist of nominees for each award soon; in the […]

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It’s awards season at Artistri Sud!

Artistri Sud’s signature fundraising event, Tales of Triumph, has evolved over the five years we’ve been doing it! We went from an evening of speakers sharing their success stories and grew into a networking event for around 120 local business people, all supportive of empowering women in general, and those in developing countries in particular. […]

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Artistri Sud’s New Year’s Resolutions

confidence empowerment women artisans

January may be almost over, but it’s not too late to set some resolutions to make 2016 your best year yet! We at Artistri Sud have set quite a few goals for ourselves this year; read on to find out what they are and how you, our supporters, can help us make them possible. 1) […]

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Dare to Believe: women change their lives in Chile

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“At the end, the shy ones always end up speaking a lot.  Why does that always happen?” So asks Jordana Armstrong, rock star volunteer who’s been program assisting for 5 days.  We’re in the taxi from the middle-of-nowhere in Chile to another middle-of-nowhere in Chile, where we’ll catch our flight back to the capital.   She […]

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