Four teams from Round Two of the Michigan Business Challenge - Impact Track will move on to the finals February 17, 2017!
Join us in Ann Arbor for a session to learn about the Social Impact Challenge, taking place in 2017 in Flint. Kickoff: Tues, Jan. 24 @ Ross
Board Fellows and others are invited to a panel discussion on innovative strategies for nonprofit board engagement Feb. 7 5:30-7 pm

Important Dates

  1. Jan 24
  2. Jan 27

    2017 Social Impact Challenge – Flint Site Visit

    University of Michigan–Flint
    12:00 pm — 4:00 pm
  3. Feb 7

    Board Fellows Forum

    R0230, Ross School of Business
    5:30 pm — 7:00 pm

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What is Social Impact?

We view social impact as a significant positive change that addresses a pressing social challenge.  To implement transformational social change, leaders must engage the public, private, and nonprofit sectors as well as diverse disciplines.

What Do We Do?

The Center for Social Impact provides leaders with practical skills and insight to tackle complex social challenges and catalyze a career in social impact. Action-based programs and events offer students multidisciplinary and cross-sector collaboration to deliver social impact.