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Elisa is interviewed by Seeds of Peace

Elisa spoke to global organization, New York-based Seeds of Peace about her new book and the power to transform conflict through social entrepreneurship. The interview was published on their blog.  Seeds of Peace inspires and cultivates new generations of global...

Elisa Receives Warm Welcome (Back) to Chicago

On July 12, Elisa Birnbaum was at City Lit Books for a book launch event and an engaging conversation on social enterprise in Chicago and beyond with two social entrepreneurs she interviewed for her book, Maria Kim of Cara Chicago and Laura Zumdahl of Bright...

Book Launch Event at Impact Hub in Ottawa

On June 18th, Elisa enjoyed another great book launch event, this one organized by Jonathan Wade and Impact Hub Ottawa. Thank you to everyone - colleagues, friends, Hubbers etc. - who came out to support Elisa and talk social enterprise. It was a blast!        ...

Fireside Chat at the Centre for Social Innovation

On May 30, Toronto+Acumen and the Centre for Social Innovation (CSI) hosted a fireside chat with Elisa Birnbaum to talk about her new book, the world of social entrepreneurship and her career as a storyteller covering this fascinating sector. The conversation was...

Podcast Interview with Tony Loyd

In this episode of the highly acclaimed Social Entrepreneur podcast, hosted by Tony Loyd, Elisa speaks about her new book, the writing process and what the project means to her and her passion for social entrepreneurs and social change Listen to the podcast here ...