Nonprofit Partnerships are rewarding
Planning for our Board Fellowship program is well underway. Applications are being reviewed, interviews are being conducted, and our Board Fellows will be announced Oct 7!
Over 30 students are currently working internships in social impact organizations across the US and the world. Find out where they are.
Two Ross teams returned in June from journeys across the country, helping social entrepreneurs with business issues.
  • Nonprofit Partnerships are rewarding

Important Dates

  1. Oct 6

    Internship Info Session

    R2320
    5:30 pm — 7:00 pm
  2. Oct 18

    Social Impact at Michigan – Webinar

    Online
    1:00 pm — 2:00 pm
  3. Nov 3

    Ecosystem Mapping Workshop

    Prechter Lab
    5:00 pm — 6:30 pm

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  • Michigan Business Challenge - Social Impact Track Winner / Social Entrepreneur

  • Each year, the Center for Social Impact co-sponsors the campus-wide Michigan Business Challenge – Social Impact Track with the Zell Lurie and Erb Institutes. The competition awards a prize to the most compelling business plan that delivers social impact. This year's student…
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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.