Social entrepreneurship, Military families in Charlotte, plus St. Patricks day, on the latest 282 | CLT Blog

Social entrepreneurship, Military families in Charlotte, plus St. Patricks day, on the latest 282

Posted on 12 Mar 2012 by Matthew Tyndall

This week we talk about:

  • The growth of social entrepreneurship in Charlotte. Individuals, businesses, and nonprofits are working together for social change.
  • With the potential for U.S. military involvement in countries like Syria and Iran, and after wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, do Americans, in general, fully appreciate the sacrifices made by military families? In what ways, through organizations like the USO of North Carolina (http://www.uso-nc.org/), does Charlotte support and give back to active-duty military and veterans?
  • St. Patrick’s Day is coming up. This has become a big partying holiday in Charlotte, from Uptown to Lake Norman. What and where are some of the key places and events?
  • Carlton is joined this week by the following panel:

    Thanks to everyone who watched the show’s live stream today noon!

    Want to get involved in next week’s episode? We’ll put you on air! Tune in to cltblog.com/live and hit us up with your questions and comments on @282tv or the #282tv hashtag.

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