invite you to the launch of Shaun Loney's timely book
An Army of Problem Solvers: Reconciliation and the Solutions Economy
WHEN: Tuesday, November 22, 2016
TIME: Doors at 5pm
WHERE: Groundswell Café & Event Space
566 Powell Street
About the Book
Problems can't be solved without problem solvers! Seems like an obvious statement but governments regularly put up barriers preventing the solutions economy from emerging.
This timely book explores what social enterprises, social entrepreneurs, and the small farm movement have to offer up against society's most stubborn problems - like climate change, Aboriginal unemployment, costly incarceration and escalating health care costs.
Underneath it all is an emerging radical transformation of the role of government and the political spectrum as we know it.
About Shaun Loney
Shaun Loney has a unique combination of social enterprise, social innovation, and public policy experience, addressing poverty challenges, employment for youth-at-risk, and Aboriginal issues in Winnipeg and across the province of Manitoba.
Along with his other projects, he is also involved with Paul Lacerte in launching the Indigenous Innovation Demonstration Fund.
Shaun was awarded the Ernst and Young's Entrepreneur of the Year (2015), is one of Canada's leading change makers having founded or mentored 11 social enterprises across Canada.
Entry is by donation ($10 gets you in with a drink of your choice) & no one is turned away for lack of funds.