- October 2, 2010
The mission of the Los Angeles Chapter of the Social Enterprise Alliance is to support and advance the field of social enterprise in the Los Angeles region through networking, training, public education, and advocacy.
Our long-term priorities:
To develop an extensive network of LA-based social entrepreneurs, philanthropists, social investors, and all other individuals and organizations interested in social enterprise.
To encourage and support LA-based social entrepreneurs through mentorships, financial support, trainings, and more.
To inform and engage the broader Los Angeles community with respect to the emerging trends and opportunities in social enterprise.
To advocate for a local, statewide and national policy agenda that supports social enterprise and entrepreneurs.
Joe Altepeter, President
Director, Downtown Women’s Center
Pamela Jacobson, Vice President
Chief Program Officer, Tierra Del Sol Foundation
Mika Kim, Treasurer
Chief Happiness Officer, Place of the Future
Norah Edelstein, Secretary
Coach, Accomplishment Coaching
Director, Sports & Social Change
Portfolio Manager, REDF
Founder and President, Academies for Social Entrepreneurship