Congrats to Alexis and Grace for this amazing honor…. https://news.nd.edu/news/71492-notre-dames-grace-watkins-and-alexis-doyle-named-rhodes-scholars/
Amon Anderson was our keynote at yet another successful Irish Impact conference at Notre Dame. The theme of an inclusive economy resonated with the attendees. http://irishimpact.nd.edu/conference/
The fourth annual Irish Impact Social Entrepreneurship Conference will commence on October 29th at the University of Notre Dame. This year we welcome Andi Phillips from the Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group to discuss impact investing. Once again we will host the Zielsdorf Family Pitch Competition for $10,000 top prize. Join us!
GBG has expanded to a new farm south of South Bend where they hope to have 4,000 new square feet of growing space for young adults with autism to generate produce for local businesses….keep up with GBG at www.greenbridgegrowers.org
Infiniteach’s Core Skills app is available for purchase, check out this amazing new start up providing a unique suite of tools for children with autism. Visit them at www.infiniteach.com.
Reading For Life was recognized in a white paper published by the White House Council of Economic Advisers for successfully combating juvenile justice recidivism. Visit this outstanding organization at www.readingforlife.us and support them as they seek to expand their program nationally.
Developlink successfully raised $8,600 in a crowdfunding campaign to further expand their unique electronic medical record platform for medical missions and local hospitals in Guatemala. Visit them at www.developlink.org
Engineering2Empower successfully raised $25,000 (above its goal of $16,000) to bring their safe home design to the people of Haiti. E2E was created by staff in the civil engineering department at Notre Dame and worked with FISH to raise funds which will enable them to build their first five prototypes in country.
We are so excited to announce that FISH client Reading for Life (www.ireadforlife.org) won the Klau Award for Greatest Social Impact at this years McCloskey Business Plan Competition at Notre Dame. Combining ten years of community research with the resources of the FISH social venture incubator and the Gigot Center will not doubt continue to […]
Green Bridge Growers just wrapped up a robust campaign managed by FISH which will contribute +$40,000 towards capital needed to expand their unique aquaponic model to a large scale production facility. Visit this awesome social enterprise at www.greenbridgegrowers.org