Social Enterprises – Resource List

Web Sites

  1. Social Enterprise Alliance
  2. Harvard Business School Social Enterprise Initiative
  3. REDF
  4. The npEnterprise Forum
  5. Social Venture Network
  6. Stanford Social Innovation Review
  7. Skoll Foundation
  8. Ashoka


  1. Social Enterprise Typology, Kim Atler (2007)
  2. The Limits of Social Enterprise: A Field Study & Case Analysis, Seedco Policy Center (June 2007)
  3. Social Enterprise: A Legal Context, Robert A. Wexler, Tax Analysts (2006)
  4. Social Enterprise: A Lawyer's Perspective, Alan R. Bromberger (2007)
  5. Mixing Mission and Business: Does Social Enterprise Need a New Legal Approach?  Highlights from an Aspen Institute Roundtable,Thomas J. Billetteri (January 2007)
  6. Revenue-Generating Activities of Charitable Organizations: Legal Issues, Robert A. Wexler & Stephanie L. Petit, Adler & Colvin (2006)
  7. Social Entrepreneurship: The Case for Definition, Roger L. Marting & Sally Osberg, Stanford Social Innovation Review (Spring 2007)


  1. Enterprising Nonprofits: A Toolkit for Social Entrepreneurs.  J. Gregory Dees, Jed Emerson, Peter Economy (2001)
  2. Social Entrepreneurship: New Models of Sustainable Social Change.  Alex Nicholls (ed.) (2008)
  3. Mission Inc.: the practitioner's guide to social enterprise.  Kevin Lynch, Julius Walls, Jr. (2009)