SEA Member Discounts
Social Enterprise Alliance membership includes discounts to events, professional services and other exclusive opportunities. Check this page often as new discounts will be added. If you are an active member, you will find all access information for these opportunities here. (Note: you must be logged into your SEA account to view the page.)
SEA is thrilled to introduce our Marketplace Partners The Etho and Brightly. The Etho is an online shop connecting conscious consumers with ethical brands and artisans. As part of this new partnership, qualifying SEA members will now have free access to sell via The Etho’s online marketplace and receive an exclusive discounted commission rate of 12%. Click here to learn more and apply.
Brightly is the newest partner in our program to help SEA members access new markets and increase sales, hereby increasing your capacity to create lasting impact. Qualifying SEA members can now apply to sell via Brightly’s online marketplace and receive an exclusive discounted commission rate of 12%. Click here to learn more and apply.
Social Enterprise Alliance Summit ’19
Join the national social enterprise community September 9th – 11th in Chicago for our bi-annual Summit! Organization level members receive 30% off ticket pricing, and individual level members receive 10% off ticket pricing.
Find more details on Summit ’19 at https://summit19.us.
SEA Webinar – Marketplace 101: The Landscape and Potential
Marketplace 101: The Landscape and Potential is a broad overview of various e-commerce social enterprise marketplaces, featuring insights from the organizations that sell there. We’ll discuss the power of e-commerce platforms, the benefits of increased exposure and sales and how you can begin to assess which marketplace is right for your product.
Join us on July 16th at 2pm CT and hear from Bright Endeavors’ Allie Sundet, Women’s Bean Project’s Kelly Bell and Kozm’s Derek Sabori. This is the first installment of the Marketplace Webinar Series is powered by REDFworkshop and Social Enterprise Alliance. SEA members register for free.
SEA Webinar – Crowdfunding for Social Enterprises: The Formula for Success
Crowdfunding is a fantastic way to launch or grow a social enterprise, but the majority of crowdfunding campaigns fall short, often due to a few common mistakes. In this webinar, hosted by Rank & File Magazine, Tom Dawkins, the CEO of StartSomeGood, will share his proven insights to give you and your campaign the best chance of success. StartSomeGood has one of the best outcome rates in the industry, and through their “5 C’s of Successful Crowdfunding” model, you’ll learn to avoid common missteps and develop a plan to reach your goals.
Join us on Thursday, August 1st at 3pm CT for this final installment of the Sustaining Impact Webinar Series hosted by Rank & File Magazine. SEA members register for free.
SOCAP 19 takes place on October 22nd-25th, and convenes over 3,000 impact investors, world-class entrepreneurs and innovative cross-sector practitioners dedicated to increasing the flow of capital toward social good. This annual flagship event in San Francisco has become the leading gathering of the social capital markets, with more than 20,000 participants since their founding in 2008. SEA members receive $250 off their tickets.
Social Enterprise World Forum
The Social Enterprise World Forum (SEWF) is the leading forum for international exchange and collaboration in social entrepreneurship and social investment. Taking place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on October 23-25, 2019, the SEWF will promote sustainable economic growth for human development and offers a great opportunity to establish new relationships and create synergies for working together to increase the visibility of social enterprise on the global stage. It will also create a platform for on-going collaboration and sharing by connecting people across Africa and the world, between advanced and developing economies. SEA members receive 10% off their tickets to SEWF.
Venture with Impact
Venture with Impact is a unique co-working travel opportunity for professionals and entrepreneurs with an interest in creating positive social impact. VWI offers month-long programs that incorporate cultural immersion, professional development and skills-based volunteering. VWI is offering SEA members an exclusive 10% off any of our 2019 month-long programs in Lisbon, Chiang Mai, Medellin and San Miguel de Allende. Participants must book two months prior to program start date.
SEA offers several promotional opportunities to partners and sector champions. These offerings include social media and newsletter placements, blog posts, webinars and more. All of these promotions are available to members at a discount, 15% off for individual members and 30% off for organizational members. To learn more, check out our Promotional Opportunities and email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tools and Resources
A one-on-one training program with Rank & File’s editor-in-chief Kari Enge – designed to walk purpose-driven entrepreneurs step-by-step to develop a brand story and sales strategy that is authentic to their values while effectively driving revenues for the sake of social impact. Founders come away with a compelling and cohesive brand, a story that inspires and moves people into action and a sales funnel laid out A to Z. You can learn more here.
CASE Smart Impact CapitalTM Toolkit, Duke University
We’ve partnered with CASE at Duke University to offer you exclusive, limited-time discounted access to the CASE Smart Impact Capital toolkit. This new, professional-crowdsourced toolkit empowers you to raise capital that aligns with your needs, providing you with the best tips and resources available in short videos, downloadable resources, and reusable tools. As a SEA Member, you get access to the entire toolkit at a 25% discount. With this deal, you’ll have full access to a globally-sourced wealth of knowledge on investing terms, concepts, and types of funding; nine in-depth learning modules walking you through the funding process; 100+ guides, interactive exercises, videos, and so much more.
Change Creator App
Get unlimited access to Change Creator’s app which offers exclusive strategies from the most impactful entrepreneurs on the planet who are making a difference. Everyone from Nobel Peace Prize winners to celebrities to young entrepreneurs on the front lines. Plus new content is released every month! SEA Members get a free 1-year subscription. If you want to grow as a person and be inspired by people changing the world, then you’ll love it. Log-in or sign up to become an SEA member, to find details to access the app.
The best email marketing is personal, relevant, and timely. With Emma’s Advanced Automation suite, you can check all three boxes — and in less time.
SEA members can open an account through Emma at the following rates:
|Contacts||Emma Pro Package||Emma Plus Package||Emma Premium Package|
|*compares to full price of $89/month for up to 10,000 contacts||*compares to full price $369 for up to 25,000 contacts||*compares to full price of $779 for up to 75,000 contacts|
You can find the differences between each package by looking at this comparison chart.
Good Good Good
Good Good Good is offering SEA Members 20% off print, digital, and audio ads in our Goodnewspaper, Goodnewsletter, and Sounds Good Podcast. Advertising opportunities start at $500. Inquire with email@example.com for pricing details.
Do you struggle to identify new funding sources? Does the lack of time limit your ability to submit grant requests? Do you have a grants strategy for this year and next year? These are significant issues that many nonprofit organizations struggle to overcome. For this reason, SEA is partnering with GrantStation to help keep your organization financially healthy by providing the tools for you to find new grant sources, build a strong grant-seeking program and write winning grant proposals. SEA members receive annual access is only $75.00 annually, 89% off the regular retail price. For more information about registration, please log in to your SEA account.
Gust Launch makes incorporation easy and sets up founders for investment and growth, with powerful tools, honest advice, and true compassion – beginning with incorporation as a Delaware C Corp, company formation, stock and cap table management, legal agreements, a founder community, and dedicated support. Because we’re founders too, and we’re here to support you throughout your entrepreneurial journey so it’s less stressful and more successful. Join today! SEA members receive 15% off their first year.
HubSpot offers a growth stack of products for customer relationship management, marketing, sales, and services: powerful alone, and even better when used together. SEA members automatically receive 30% off in their first year of using HubSpot, and 15% off in subsequent years.
- The Brief — ImpactAlpha’s daily newsletter of MUST READS
- Members-only conference calls with industry insiders
- Members-only Slack channels
- VIP invitations and discounts on events, dinners and breakfast roundtables.
PR Newswire’s PR Toolkit program:
The PR Toolkit is a robust program and resource center that educates small business professionals about PR and how it can help their company or organization gain visibility and grow. Through this program, SEA members get access to a free annual membership (normally $195) and more than $2,000 in free and discounted services.
Rank and File Magazine
Rank & File is a magazine for social entrepreneurs that is reshaping the role of media into a catalyst for authentic conversation for the sake of social impact. The quarterly digital publication features fellow social entrepreneurs, changemakers and thought leaders who share advice from experience, vulnerable lessons learned and key mindsets needed to succeed. We’re partnering with Rank & File to offer SEA members a 20% discount off subscription!
Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR) informs and inspires millions of social change leaders from around the world and from all sectors of society – nonprofits, business, and government. With magazines, online articles, webinars, conferences, podcasts, and more, SSIR bridges research, theory, and practice on a wide range of topics. SSIR is published by the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society at Stanford University.
SEA members can save $10 on an annual subscription. You can visit ssir.org to learn more about the publication.
With Weebly, entrepreneurs can build professional websites that customers love to visit and shop—whether you’re starting an online business or taking your in-person business online. SEA members automatically receive a 20% off.