SEA is a verified social enterprise.

As a focal point for the social enterprise movement, SEA is proud to be verified as a genuine social enterprise by People and Planet First. This verification is a guarantee that we put the interests of people & planet above shareholder gain. We have been externally assessed based on the criteria used by People and Planet First, including Purpose, Operations, Revenue, Use of Surplus and Structure, and have proven our commitment to using profits and income to create benefits for society and the environment. Learn more about this verification here.

View our official Verification Certificate.

SEA offers a variety of services and resources to help our members build relationships and capacity.

GrantStation

SEA members get full access to Grantstation's comprehensive funding database (a $699 value). This resource will help you find and apply for all types of funding, and has opportunities for both nonprofit and for profit organizations.

Learning Opportunities

SEA offers multiple opportunities for online learning, including webinars, trainings, MasterClasses and Coffee Chats. These events are free or discounted for members. Members also have access to past learning events, including recordings from our 2022 Summit.

Social Enterprise Verification

Through our partnership with Social Enterprise World Forum, SEA members have the chance to become a globally verified social enterprise.

Network Access

Access to our network is one of SEA's most cited benefits. Other opportunities for connection include virtual Happy Hours and online collaboration through SEA's exclusive Slack workspace.

Promotion and Collaboration

SEA prioritizes our members in our communications and speaking opportunities. We love sharing our members' work through blog posts, newsletter features, seasonal gift guides and our podcast. We also love to utilize our members skills and experience in our webinars and online events.

And more

We're continuously adding new programming and member benefits, like exclusive discounts, a member marketplace, a national impact events calendar and more!

Our network is growing!

SEA is committed to increasing the impact of our members through our programs and services.

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What our members say

Attending the Summit was a huge moment of growth to know there are people like me out there and organizations truly committed to changing the world no matter what. The inviting and helpful nature of SEA members was a breath of fresh air coming primarily from the general entrepreneurial community.

Membership Plans

Our three most popular membership levels are:

Individuals

Only $ 150/year

  • Grantstation's Funding Database (a $699 value)
  • Free and discounted online events
  • The chance to become a globally Verified Social Enterprise
  • The chance to be included in the SEA Marketplace
  • SEA’s past content, including Summit 2022 recordings
  • Inclusion in and access to our Member Directory
  • Discounted mentorship through SEA partners
  • Discounts on events like SEWF and SOCAP
  • Networking through Happy Hours and our Slack workspace
  • Learning resources, including the SEA Podcast and Blog
  • SEA’s Members Only E-Newsletter
  • SEA’s Scene E-Newsletter
  • A 15% discount on promotion through SEA
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Popular
Organizations

From $ 250/year

  • Grantstation's Funding Database (a $699 value)
  • Free and discounted online events
  • The chance to become a globally Verified Social Enterprise
  • The chance to be included in the SEA Marketplace
  • Opportunities for promotion including the SEA Podcast and seasonal gift guides
  • SEA’s past content, including Summit 2022 recordings
  • Inclusion in and access to Member Directory
  • Discounted mentorship through SEA partners
  • Discounts on events like SEWF and SOCAP
  • Networking through Happy Hours and Slack workspace
  • Learning resources, including the SEA Podcast and Blog
  • SEA’s Members Only E-Newsletter
  • SEA’s Scene E-Newsletter
  • A 30% discount on promotion through SEA
Join Now
Consulting Firms

From $ 275/year

  • Inclusion in and access to Member Directory
  • Opportunities for promotion including the SEA Podcast and Blog
  • Opportunities to partner on webinars, trainings, etc.
  • Discounts on events like SEWF and SOCAP
  • A 30% discount on promotion through SEA
  • Networking through Happy Hours and Slack workspace
  • The chance to become a globally Verified Social Enterprise
  • Grantstation's Funding Database (a $699 value)
  • Free and discounted online events
  • SEA’s past content, including Summit 2022 recordings
  • Discounted mentorship through SEA partners
  • Learning resources, including the SEA Podcast and Blog
  • SEA’s Members Only E-Newsletter
  • SEA’s Scene E-Newsletter
Join Now

To see more details about each membership level, as well as additional membership levels such as Student Membership, Click here

Our Community

Connection is at the core of SEA - we create opportunities for members to lift each other up through collaboration and resource-sharing.

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We'd love to hear from you! Whether it's questions or suggestions, fill out this form or contact us via email/phone.

For general inquiries
info@socialenterprise.us

For sponsorship and partnership opportunities
treasurer@socialenterprise.us

SEA National headquarters
PO Box 50774
Nashville, TN 37205

(615) 590-3929