Webinars and workshops on sustainable development, business-models and financial instruments, networking at an international startup summit in Dortmund and hardwork on the project concepts in Berlin, final pitches in Minsk, Moscow, Odessa and a chance to win the first prize of € 1.000.
On 5-6 July 2017, a Russian-German Baikal Green School took place at the Business Incubator of the Republic of Buryatia in Ulan-Ude. This is an unique project for support of social entrepreneurs interested in development of “green” technologies.
Integration of refugees' children, advancing accessibility, coaching on sustainable structures for NGOs, boosting the volonteering movement in Russia: the fields we worked on during our first Summer School in Berlin.
Engage for Impact. On January 27 - January 29 we are running the Social Innovation Forum in Minsk, Belarus.
Your social entrepreneurship project is already well developed but you need input to make your ideas happen? If so — apply for the SOIN Accelerator Program!
168 hours. 14 participants. 12 workshops. 20 presentations. 300 slides. 4 pitching sessions. 9 experts from Germany and the US and 3 mentors from Belarus, Russia and Ukraine.
After ten cities – from Brest to Vladivostok – the series of workshops with our partner organisations comes to an end. More than 200 young people took already part in it. Only three more workshops left: In Gomel, Kharkiv and in Voronezh. Reserve your spaces!
Your social entrepreneurship project is already well developed but you need input to kick off new ideas? If so – apply for the SOIN Fall School in Berlin!
On September 17-18, 2016 we travelled to the beautiful Kazan — the "Third Capital" of Russia. Wow, Kazan, you've been amazing! Thank you, the wonderful host team and our volunteers!
Odessa, it was great! Thank you Impact Hub, we will never forget these great workshop on September 17 and 18!
"Your Social Start-up" in Brest
On August 27-28 we travelled to the beautiful Ivano Frankivsk in Western Ukraine to lead a workshop on social entrepreneurship.
SOIN School seminar series kick-off August 19-20 in Minsk, Belarus
"It's definetely one of the coolest seminars on social entrepreneurship in Ukraine at the moment. I know, there were many applications and am glad to take part in it." - Olga Kononchuk, a social activist about our event in Kiev.
The last days of July marked the first SOIN School seminar series kick-off in St. Petersburg, Russia.
We are excited to announce that the registration for the first stage of the Social Innovation School had opened on July 4th! We invite the interested young changemakers to apply in their respective cities.
SOIN is designed to offer an ecosystem of resources and inspiration to make a real social impact. Experienced mentors will introduce about 200 young people from Belarus, Ukraine and Russia to the basic concepts of social entrepreneurship.
In the fall of 2015, fifteen youngsters flew to Berlin to participate in the first East European Social Entrepreneurship School, hosted by the Impact Hub Berlin.
Soin Impact Pre-Accelerator is a program focused on early staged social startups from Eastern Europe and sustainable projects taking them from concept to MVP (minimum vialable product). The program includes webinars, workshops and networking sessions in Dortmund and Berlin and final pitches in Minsk, Odessa and Moscow. Apply here till September, 15, 2017.