Valentine’s Day Cookie Gram Fundraiser

webmaster/ February 10, 2013/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

To celebrate Valentine’s Day this year SEG is launching a new fundraiser.  The Community Outreach and Events committee is baking, decorating, and selling personalized cookie grams at the college.   If you are interested in ordering cookies or helping with our efforts please send an email to buntjuli@grinnell.edu

Run Roper Run: Grinnell Professor Runs Marathon for SEG

webmaster/ September 28, 2012/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

Grinnell Professor of Anthropology and Global Development Studies, Monty Roper is running the Chicago Marathon on October 7th in order to raise money for the Social Entrepreneurs of Grinnell.  While this will be his first ever marathon, and this is the first year he has EVER run more than a 5k, he has logged more than 1000 miles and gone through a pair of running

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SEG wins seed capital for credit-building loans

webmaster/ July 2, 2012/ Local Loans/ 1 comments

SEG strives to build connections between students and community members to help break the cycle of poverty. For several months, SEG has been planning a new project to further this cause: credit-building loans. An individual’s credit score can have important impacts on their ability to secure loans, employment, or even housing, and credit-building loans can improve a limited or damaged

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