Yunus Social Business Centre @ Becker College

Solving social issues. Transforming lives.

The Yunus Social Business Centre @ Becker College is the first and only one of its kind at a U.S. institution of higher education.

The Yunus Social Business Centre @ Becker College is a hub for exploration, innovation, and leadership. We offer partnership development for businesses and nonprofits, and experiential service learning opportunities.

WE SEE poverty, unemployment and other social challenges as opportunities to inspire new ideas, new businesses, and new solutions. We always take creative, compassionate and sustainable actions to solve social challenges.

WE ENGAGE with a cross sector of people — students, faculty, staff, and community and business leaders — to feel, think., and act in ways that improve the quality of life for our neighbors near and far.

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Fendell helping preserve memories of moon landing

Published on: July 18, 2019

Becker College graduate Edward I. Fendell was in the NASA Mission Control Center, handling mission communications, when Neil Armstrong took “one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind” on the surface of the moon.  Fifty years later, Fendell has been instrumental in making that experience real and tangible for generations to come. “It’s […]

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Becker graduates selected for StartUp Worcester

Published on: July 15, 2019

Becker College alumni Cody Lavallee and Avyay Chaganty, and their business ACCL Marketing, have been selected to take part in StartUp Worcester. “It’s a great opportunity,” Lavallee said. “It’s really going to help us to build a foundation for our business.” “It was the easiest decision we’ve ever made,” Chaganty added. ”It will give us […]

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Grant-funded game to help fight drug addiction

Published on: July 11, 2019

Becker College recently received a boost in its efforts to design games that can help battle addiction. The College’s School of Design and Technology has been presented with a grant from the Worcester County District Attorney’s Office to fund the creation of a youth-focused drug prevention game. “We’re excited to see this app the Becker […]

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