Welcome to Stanford Social Innovation Review!

Stanford Social Innovation Review is an award-winning magazine and website that covers cross-sector solutions to global problems. SSIR is written for and by social change leaders in the nonprofit, business, and government sectors who view collaboration as key to solving environmental, social, and economic justice issues. Published at the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society at Stanford University, SSIR bridges academic theory and practice with ideas about achieving social change. SSIR covers a wide range of subjects, from microfinance and green businesses to social networks and human rights. Its aim is both to inform and to inspire.

Mission Statement:
To advance, educate, and inspire the field of social innovation by seeking out, cultivating, and disseminating the best in research- and practice-based knowledge.

We invite you to learn more about SSIR by browsing articles from past issues, joining conversations around daily blog posts, participating in webinars, listening to podcasts, or attending an SSIR event. We hope that you will find SSIR a provocative, practical, and powerful resource. If you do, please join the exceptional community of SSIR readers by subscribing.

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