Helping Visionaries Meet Their Goals - 5:09
with Jason Ball, President and COO of Social Impact Philanthropy & Investment (SIPI)
Posted Oct 31, 2017
The Social Impact Philanthropy & Investment team is providing wrap-around services to social enterprises and nonprofits by offering training programs that enable residents of legacy cities to pursue life-changing career opportunities. Legacy cities are older, industrial urban areas that have experienced significant population and job loss, resulting in high residential vacancy and diminished service capacity and resources. Jason Ball of Social Impact Philanthropy & Investment joins host Laurel Hess to talk about their work in the City of Flint. Interview recorded October 26th, 2017.
Hosted by: Laurel Hess Produced by: Greater Boston Newsmakers Team
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