A Safe Haven Foundation’s Co-Founder and President
Scheduled to Present at The University of Chicago’s
Social Innovations Conference
“Adapting to Challenges and Opportunities in the Nonprofit Sector”
May 9, 2014, Chicago, IL – Neli Vazquez Rowland, co-founder and president of A Safe Haven Foundation, is scheduled to present at the Social Innovation Conference at the University of Chicago’s School of Social Service Administration, Student Government Association. Expert panelists and breakout sessions will feature successful innovators, change agents from nonprofit and social enterprises, and thought leaders from academia, philanthropy, consulting and technology sectors.
The Conference will provide an interactive forum for innovative strategies and approaches to be presented, explored and developed, and opportunities throughout the day for networking. Attendees will gain insights about encouraging innovation and implementing change. Lessons learned will cover both successes and disappointments. Panelists and attendees will explore together ideas for improving organizational effectiveness and social impacts. The Conference is open to the public, free of charge, and lunch will be provided. Registration information is as follows:
The University of Chicago
School of Social Service Administration
969 East 60th Street – Chicago, IL 60637
Open to the public and free of charge, lunch will be provided
Doors open and continental breakfast begins at 8:00am
Event Schedule: 8:30am – 5:00pm
For more information, visit: University of Chicago Social Innovations Conference details.
“I am eager to participate and present at the Social Innovation Conference to share our story of growth and acquisitions in an environment of shrinking public resources and skyrocketing demand for services with all of the incredible leaders attending this event. I am grateful to be among the many other thought leaders practicing in the field of Social Business Enterprise as a proven and effective way to address some of society’s most challenging problems. As we celebrate our 20 year anniversary in the field of Social Business Enterprise we are excited to offer an innovative model that is anchored in 20 years of experience and success in breaking the cycle of poverty for tens of thousands of people in need” said, Neli Vazquez-Rowland, President.