CSR Minute: Social Venture Network Accepts Nominations for 25th Anniversary Hall of Fame; Elsevier Donates 950 E-books to Research4Life

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CSR Minute: Social Venture Network Accepts Nominations for 25th Anniversary Hall of Fame; Elsevier Donates 950 E-books to Research4Life

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Friday, October 21, 2011 - 10:35am

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The Social Venture Network is accepting nominations for its inaugural Hall of Fame, to be featured at SVN’s 25th Anniversary Celebration to be held in November 2012. SVN, a membership organization of socially responsible business leaders, will select 25 of the most influential and innovative social entrepreneurs from those nominated. Criteria for nominations include using business to address social and environmental problems; creating a significant economic impact, at least $50 million in annual revenues; and making social and/or environmental impact. Nominations may be submitted to David@svn.org.

Elsevier is contributing 950 electronic books to Research4Life, a public-private partnership that works to achieve the UN’s Millennium Development Goals by providing the developing world access to scientific research. Elsevier, a provider of scientific, technical, and medical information products and services, has donated e-books that cover Clinical Medicine, Health Professions, and Clinical Dentistry. The new titles add to the existing library of 800 Elsevier science and technology books. 

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