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.

What's New

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Becker College receives four honors from Colleges of Distinction

Published on: May 23, 2019

  Becker College continues be recognized as a national and Massachusetts College of Distinction in 2019, as well as a “Nursing Colleges of Distinction” and a “Career Development Colleges of Distinction.” Colleges of Distinction is a national guidebook honoring schools throughout the U.S. for excellence in undergraduate-focused education. The organization noted Becker’s commitment to graduating […]

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Grants fund Becker College greenspace

Published on: May 21, 2019

Becker College has received a grant from The Nathaniel Wheeler Trust, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee in support of creating a community greenspace on the College’s Worcester Campus.  The funds have been used to purchase flowering trees and shrubs to beautify the space that was previously the site of the Worcester Tennis Club on Sever […]

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WooSmash! at Becker is a smash success

Published on: May 20, 2019

WooSmash! A Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Special Event, hosted by MassDiGI, drew hundreds of people to Becker College on May 18.   Shine 2019 sponsored the event, which was held at Becker’s Colleen C. Barrett Center. Shine 2019, a major Smash event, is coming to the DCU Center in August. A total of 229 people preregistered for […]