NEXT San Diego is a grassroots community of entrepreneurs who are passionate about regenerative business practices.
Our vision is to be a network of networks within San Diego and beyond. To connect all of the incredible individuals and organizations that are making positive systemic change for the world.
We believe that regenerative business is a powerful tool for addressing systemic injustice.
We also believe that a culture of openness creates shared wealth of knowledge. It creates trust and it strengthens community.
Give-before-you-get, as they say.
Our core values
Inclusive of all organizations and individuals where everyone has an equal voice
Trust in abundance and be open
The impact our actions have on the community, economy and environment
Be of service to others
Embedded into our service
ALL VIRTUAL / ONLINE
What we do
Coffee meet ups & community workshops
Events with speakers - leaders from our community & other regions
Share resources & opportunities
...and whatever else you, the community, would like to do
We welcome anyone who wants to support, practice, and learn more about regenerative business practices.
Some of the things we like:
Social Enterprise (SE) business models // Sustainability // Workforce Development // Employee Ownership // Worker Cooperatives // Zebras // Community Funding // Democratic Decision-making // Stakeholder Capitalism // Circular Economy // Conscious Capitalism // Cleantech // Climate Action // Preservation of Cultural Heritage // Dismantling Racial Injustice
What this might look like:
Certified B Corps (aka B Corps)
Public Benefit Corporations (PBCs)
Nonprofit with Revenue (501c(3), NPO)
Nonprofit with For-profit Subsidiary
Social Purpose Corporations
Traditional Corporate Entities with Social Impact
Government organizations with social impact mission
Collaborations between Business // Non-profit // Government // Community
(In no particular order, and by no means exclusive)