For Love Or Lucre

Social entrepreneurs who want to start a new venture quickly confront an important question: What type of legal structure should I create? Should I start a traditional nonprofit, a for-profit, or something in between? This is not a simple question to answer, and it is in some ways becoming more difficult with the proliferation of new legal structures like the B corporation that are intended to allow entrepreneurs to meet financial, social, can both be good vehicles for improving society. You should look and environmental bottom lines.

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Pages:

7

Publisher:

Stanford Social Innovation Review

Author:

Jim Fruchterman

Date:

January 1, 2011

Media Type:

Article

Category:

Social Entrepreneurship