In case you weren’t one of the almost 900 attendees at the March 25, 2019 SEED20 event at the Knight Theatre ~ we’ve got the scoop. And PS ~ next year, don’t miss this evening event. It will lift you up, inspire you and remind you why our city is Queen. Jen B and I went and it was AWESOME. Let’s all get tickets together next year ok?

What Is SEED20?

In an effort to empower and support nonprofits tackling some of this area’s toughest problems and to contribute to the innovative, vibrant culture in our region, Social Venture Partners (SVP) created the annual SEED20 program for social entrepreneurs. SEED stands for Social Entrepreneurs EmpowereD. The “20” represents the twenty organizations or individuals who are selected to participate. Read more on the SEED20 website here.

The mission of SEED20:

To promote the power of social innovation.

  • We believe in the power of social innovation to unleash breakthrough ideas that creatively attack tough social challenges.
  • We connect innovative people and organizations to funders, to one another, and to the broader Charlotte community.
  • We empower nonprofits with the skills and confidence to tell their stories in ways that inspire people to act.
  • We educate the community about pressing social issues and organizations that are dedicated to addressing them.