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Speaker Series: Growing a Local Economy through Social Enterprise with Colin Stansfield, Potluck Café Society

  • Groundswell 566 Powell Street Vancouver, BC, V6A 1G9 Canada (map)

This Tuesday, meet social innovator and Potluck Cafe Society's Executive Director Colin Stansfield as he shares his social venture journey; how social enterprises are building the local economy, and show ways we can all be a part of the bigger movement.

Doors at 5:00 pm

Speaker at 5:30 pm

Bar open until 8:00 pm

A $10 donation in advance or at the door gets you in and a drink (beer, wine, soda, coffee, tea...)

**No one is turned away for lack of funds**

About our Speaker

With a passion for social justice, resilient local economies and the hard-fought right to party, Colin is a charismatic champion of all things ‘social’. Currently serving as Executive Director of Potluck Café - a registered charity and award winning social enterprise located in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside – Colin is on a mission to demonstrate the competitive advantage of pursuing ethical practices.

About the Event

Groundswell is answering a call to create space to come together for community and meaning in our work by opening up our Social Venture program’s Tuesday evening guest speaker series to the public - join us and find your community here!

This is your chance to learn more about Groundswell, too:
Stay after the talk to meet with our staff and participants for an informal information session about our social venture programs, launch pad, marketplace, and community. 

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