Thursday December 10, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM EST
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The Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus 
1125 College Ave.
Columbus, OH 43209

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Ntseli Rakhetla 
Ohio Association of Community Action Agencies 

OACAA & OCDCA Social Enterprise Training 

Ohio Association of Community Action Agencies and Ohio CDC Association have partnered to bring our networks social enterprise training with the Center for Social Enterprise Development. If you are an aspiring or even an experienced enterpriser, this training is for you. Two tracks will specialize in meeting your needs for future planning. 


  • 8:00 am: Registration Opens and a light Breakfast 
  • 8:30 am - 11:45 am: Sessions begin (15 minute break at 10:00 am)

Track One: Apirants and Serial Enterprisers
Do you wonder what the best idea for your organization is to pursue? Are you curious how this idea will benefit your organization's finances and mission? Then this is the track for you. Focus on ideation, opportunity assessment, strategic fit and concept vetting, with a focus on identifying the best opportunity/idea for your organization. 

Track Two: Enterprisers
Do you ponder how your organization can grow in its current venture? Do you consider how to increase its mission impact, profitability and manageability? This track focuses on organizational culture and capacity, with an exploration of strategic fit and opportunity size for current ventures.  

  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Lunch provided
  • 1:00 pm: Session begins (15 minute break at 2:30 pm)

All participants
Is your idea big enough to make a difference? It is big enough to be self-sustaining? Are you curious as to what size your new venture must be in order to be successful? This session will explore venture scale. It will define the customer, calculate the size of the potential market, and layout the next steps for investigation. 

  • 4:15 pm: Closing Remarks