During Filene Research Institute's 2021 big.bright.minds. Conference, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation Senior Program Officer Andy Stoll and Filene Senior Director, Philanthropic Partnerships Robin Brulé joined us to discuss their keynote presentation: "Cooperative Growth, Placemaking, and Entrepreneurial Ecosystems."
Here's a quick description of their session that we reviewed, connecting entrepreneurialism (small business lending) and credit unions:
As communities increase their interest in new approaches to economic development new strategies are emerging to promote sustainability and inclusion. Lean more about cooperative growth, placemaking and entrepreneurial ecosystems, and how credit unions can apply these strategies to support economic well being.