Big Tex Decatur
308 W Ponce de Leon Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
7:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 30, 2013
Sales | Retail
What's the best way to impact communities both economically and socially?
Join Atlanta+Acumen as we discuss impact investing and social innovation in the2013 Summer Salon Series:July: Investing in CommunitiesAugust: Acumen 201September: Technology for Change
A +Acumen Salon is a gathering focused on discussion and intellectual stimluation. Salons are places for friendly debate, in order to encourage, challenge, and collaborate.
Investing in Communities: July 30th
Prior to the Salon, we ask that participants prepare by reading and watching the following materials, which will the discussions: 1. The Cenentarians Square Up: IBM vs. Carnegie Corporation, The Economist (Article) 2. LifeSpring Hospitals: Bringing Maternity Care to Poor Mothers in India, ABC News(Video)3. Two Generations Benefit From Casey's Atlanta Efforts, Annie E. Casey Foundation (Article)
Run of Show:7:00-7:15 Mix and Mingle7:15-8:45 Facilitated Group Discussions8:45-9:00 Aha Moments and Announcements
Thanks to our gracious hosts, Big Tex Decatur! Appetizers will be provided. Dinner and drinks will be available for purchase. Parking is available in the lot directly across from the restaurant (free after 5pm) .Proceeds help support Atlanta+Acumen, to help cover food and materials.