SGD 8 - Social Trends

SGD 8 - Social Trends
This concluding module explores the trends in the areas of social innovation, social media, social enterprises and other trends impacting the social sector through a series of presentations and a panel discussion. It will provide participants with ideas on the horizon and help them examine their roles in a rapidly changing world where there is a blurring of boundaries between for-profit and nonprofit sectors.


Course Objectives

  1. Investigate the trends in social innovations, technologies and enterprises that can improve the effectiveness of NPOs.
  2. Understand the developments in the social enterprise sector and the impact on the nonprofit sector and funders’ motivations.
  3. Explore social Innovations including the impact of fintech on addressing social needs.
  4. Examine the role of the board in directing and supporting the NPO through the use of various social media as a tool for social change, engagement and outreach.

CPD Hours : 4

Cost:   S$400.00 (excl. GST) 
  S$428.00 (incl. GST)*
   
This course has been pre-approved for VWOs-Charities Capability Fund (VCF) funding up to 15 April 2020. All exempt, registered charities and Institutions of a Public Character (IPCs) can apply for the VCF training grant, and are required to fill in the VCF Training Grant Refund Form.

Registration is on a first-come-first-served basis, with priority to VCF-funded applicants.


For more details on the VCF funding, please click here.



VCF Training Grant Refund Form

Terms and Conditions for SID Courses/Events
When
11/28/2019 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where
Social Service Institute #19-01 Central Plaza, Tiong Bahru Road
 

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