Corporate Social Responsibility Professional
Sarah Saso is a certified Corporate Social Responsibility Professional and has extensive experience working in the corporate, non-profit and public sectors. She has provided strategic philanthropic, community investment and corporate sponsorship counsel to HSBC, CIBC, Manulife Financial and Green Shield Canada. The Change Agent series aims to shine a light on the people and the organizations committed to creating change to make the world a better place to live and thrive.
With our health care system facing ever-increasing demands and mounting budget constraints, we need to think differently about how we deliver health care. As we've seen in our series on change agents, this is precisely what change agents do -- they make a difference by doing things differently.
Transformational approach, holistic approach, social enterprise -- today it's become trendy to throw around buzzwords about social change. Fortunately, the buzzwords have a concrete meaning thanks to innovators in the not-for-profit world who implemented the approaches in the first place -- long before the jargon existed. These are the original change agents.
08/16/2016 12:19 EDT
When you think of a not-for-profit organization, "change agent" probably isn't the first thing that comes to mind. But maybe it should be. Today, more and more not-for-profit organizations are not only making a difference, they are making it by doing things differently.
05/25/2016 12:55 EDT
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