Aging

Ashoka Fellows Roundtable on Aging Chapter 8, Beka Ntsanwisi: Alive and Kicking

Wed, 8 Jul 2020

Ashoka Fellow Beka Ntsanwisi shares how and why she started Soccer Grannies, a movement of grandmothers coming together and breaking all taboos as they take up the game of soccer to live an active, healthy & fulfilling lifestyle.

Please join Beka, other Ashoka Fellows and friends for this special event.

 

Ashoka Fellows Roundtable on Aging Chapter 9, Ximena Abogabir: The Meaning of Maturity

Wed, 22 Jul 2020

Ashoka Fellow Ximena Abogabir shares how and why she founded Travesía 100, transitioning from a career in civic participation and sustainable coliving, to addressing the need for a cultural shift around longevity.

Please join Ximena, other Ashoka Fellows and friends for this special event.

Ashoka Fellows Roundtable on Aging Chapter 10, Lennon Flowers: The Dinner Party

Wed, 5 Aug 2020

Ashoka Fellow Lennon Flowers shares how and why she co-founded The Dinner Party, transforming life after loss from an isolating experience into one marked by community support, candid conversation, and forward movement through breaking bread.

Please join Lennon, other Ashoka Fellows and friends for this special event.

Webinar: "Who Are You If Not Your Organisation?"

Mon, 17 Aug 2020


As social entrepreneurs undertake their journey of creation and operation there is a natural tendency for the SE to become closely identified with their own organisation.

This can be healthy and unhealthy in equal measure. We invite several social entrepreneurs to discuss this issue, their names to be announced.

Webinar: "When I'm Sixty Four: Provision In Old Age"

Mon, 26 Oct 2020


With grateful acknowledgement to the Beatles famous song “When I’m Sixty Four” this webinar is all about the practical matters of ensuring that you have financial security after your departure from your organisation.

Ashoka Fellows Roundtable on Aging Chapter 7, Al Etmanski & Vickie Cammack: Natural Caring

Wed, 1 Jul 2020

Ashoka Fellow Al Etmanski and partner Vickie Cammack share the journey that led them to found the Planned Lifetime Advocacy Network, and how it has taken them to their current mission to promote Natural Caring.

Please join Al, Vickie, other Ashoka Fellows and friends for this special event.

Webinar: "Should I Stay or Should I Go? A Reflection on Transition"

Mon, 22 Jun 2020

Many social entrepreneurs have to think about transition often more than once in their lives.
This webinar, with the light hearted title “Should I Stay or Should I Go” (grateful acknowledgment to The Clash) features Verónica Abud Cabrera of the Fundacion la Fuente and Sharath Jeevan of STIR Education, who as social entrepreneurs will be talking about their different transition journeys.
Alongside them we hear from Ian Pilbeam of the company called the HR Dept Edinburgh and the Lothian Team who will talk about transitions in the corporate sector notably family firms.

Ashoka Fellows Roundtable on Aging Chapter 5, Anil Patil: A Lifeline for Invisible Carers

Wed, 17 Jun 2020

Ashoka Fellow Anil Patil shares how and why he established Carers Worldwide, enabling support systems and infrastructure that transforms the lives of unpaid family carers in developing countries.

 

Please join Anil, other Ashoka Fellows and friends for this special event
on June 17, 2020 from 16:00-17:00 [UTC/GMT +02:00]

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Ashoka Fellows Roundtable on Aging: Chapter 4 Sérgio Serapião: Celebrating Longevity

Wed, 10 Jun 2020

Ashoka Fellow  Sérgio Serapião shares how and why he founded LAB60+, a movement of people and organizations, to revolutionize the meaning of longevity.

Please join Sergio, other Ashoka Fellows and friends for this special event
on June 10, 2020 from 16:00-17:00 [UTC/GMT +2:00]

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Ashoka Fellows Roundtable on Aging: Chapter 3 Ole Kassow: The Right to Relate

Wed, 3 Jun 2020

Ashoka Fellow Ole Kassow shares why he founded Cycling Without Age, and how offering free trishaw rides in his community turned into a global movement that creates relationships that break isolation and loneliness in old age.

 

Please join Ole, other Ashoka Fellows and friends for this special event
on June 3, 2020 from 16:00-17:00 [UTC/GMT +02:00]

Contact us for more information on how to join.