Learn how to harness the power of business to pursue social change at Michigan Ross, a renowned leader in social innovation and impact.

Social impact takes many forms at Michigan Ross — nonprofit management, social innovation, impact investing, poverty alleviation, and community development to name a few.

You’ll discover ways to approach social impact both inside an organization and in a broader global context. Through the Center for Social Impact, Michigan Ross makes it easy to connect with the many ways you can use your knowledge and experience to solve complex social issues, and pursue a career in social impact.

CENTER FOR SOCIAL IMPACT

The Center for Social Impact provides leaders with practical experiences, skills, and insight to tackle complex social challenges.

SANGER LEADERSHIP CENTER

The Sanger Leadership Center organizes learning communities, challenges, and workshops to develop leaders who make a positive difference.

WILLIAM DAVIDSON INSTITUTE

The William Davidson Institute develops and disseminates research and expertise on issues affecting firms in emerging-market economies.

SOCIAL VENTURE FUND

The student-run Social Venture Fund invests in sustainable, innovative for-profit companies that focus on social impact.

ROSS NET IMPACT

Business meets impact here! Whether passionate about CSR, sustainability, or simply how business can affect more than a bottom line, join RNI.

DETROIT REVITALIZATION AND BUSINESS INITIATIVE

Are you a passionate Detroit local or a new arrival curious about the Motor City? R&B engages students with important issues shaping the Detroit's future, and provides them with an opportunity to explore the city's unique cultural offerings.

C.K. PRAHALAD INITIATIVE

The C.K. Prahalad Initiative carries on the work of the late Ross professor.