1. Social Innovators, Come to Flint Oct. 20th!

    October 14, 2016

    What are the unique approaches that each sector takes to tackle social problems? The Center for Social Impact’s Managing Director Rishi Moudgil will be running a session with exemplary leaders from across sectors during the Urban Entrepreneurship Symposium (#UES2016) in Flint, Michigan, The symposium, which is in its third year, will convene leaders across sectors Read more


  2. Presentation from 2016-17 Internship Funding Info Session

    October 6, 2016

    The Center for Social Impact has released the slide deck from our our October 6, 2016 internship info session.  Students interested in details about all of our 2016-17 internships can download the slide deck here (.pdf).


  3. Work for a Social Enterprise with Impact Corps Academic Year

    September 13, 2016

    September 13, 2016, Ann Arbor – The Center for Social Impact is offering a unique opportunity for a limited and select group of students to gain deep insights about and experiences with a social enterprise.  Social enterprises are for-profit organizations, nonprofit organizations with revenue-generating activities, or hybrid organizations (which combine aspects of for- and nonprofits). Read more


  4. Presentation from 2016-17 Kick-off

    September 9, 2016

    The Center for Social Impact has released the slide deck from our kick-off for the school year.  Students interested in the programs and details for the coming year can download the slide deck here (.pdf).


  5. New Course Announcement: Governance of Nonprofit Organizations

    August 24, 2016

    Ross Professor Janet Weiss announces a new course being offered in Fall B 2016.  Though not a requirement for Board Fellowship participation, this 1.5 credit course will help students develop the understanding and skills that will enable you to be an effective board member now and in the future. BA 601  Governance of Nonprofit Organizations Read more


  6. PRNewswire Explains What Our MBAs Did This Summer

    August 22, 2016

    ARTICLE: What Top MBA Students at the University of Michigan Did over Summer Break Eight MBAs from the Ross School of Business traveled across America to help social entrepreneurs as part of inaugural Ross Open Road program.  A new article on PRNewswire covers the two teams’ experiences traveling the USA and working with nine social Read more


  7. Concentrate Ann Arbor discusses the Center’s Impact

    June 22, 2016

    ARTICLE: U-M business students learn to make money…and a difference In a feature in  Concentrate Ann Arbor entitled “U-M business students learn to make money…and a difference,” writer Patrick Dunn interviews students and Managing Director Rishi Moudgil to uncover the unique mission of the Center for Social Impact.  The feature discusses the framework under which the Center Read more


  8. New Video Describes What the Center for Social Impact Does

    May 18, 2016

    The Center for Social Impact prepares and inspires leaders to address complex social challenges, with a focus in Detroit. Action-based experiences across sectors and disciplines enable students interested in social issues to utilize business practices while making a positive difference.  In this new video, our Managing Director Rishi Moudgil and students describe the experience, involvement Read more


  9. Ross Students Create an Open Road Experience For Social Impact

    May 17, 2016

    [From L – R] Rishi Moudgil (Managing Director, Center for Social Impact), Aaron Steiner (MBA), Mikaela Rodkin (MBA/MS), Iris Nguyen (MBA/M.Ed), Cassandra and Jeff Thomas (Owners of Sweet Potato Sensations), Sarah Haroon (MBA), Anita Lin (MBA/MS), Sanmeet Jasuja (MBA), Alex Ho (MBA/MS) By Glenn Bugala Detroit, May 4, 2016: As I enter Sweet Potato Sensations Read more


  10. University of Michigan Ross School Center for Social Impact Awards $15,000 to Top Student Social Enterprise

    February 26, 2016

    [From L – R] Rishi Moudgil (Managing Director, Center for Social Impact), Eric Katz (BBA ’17), Anne Perigo (Associate Director, Zell Lurie Institute) ANN ARBOR, Mich., Feb. 24, 2016 — After a four-month, multi-round Michigan Business Challenge business plan competition, student startup Kulisha – a sustainable aquafeed company – emerged as the Social Impact Track grand prize Read more