These innovations may be introduced to society through several approaches including social entrepreneurship and intrapreneurship, public policy, community organizing, and social movements.
Social Entrepreneurship & Intrapreneurship
Social entrepreneurship implements social innovation through the creation of new organizations of various forms including non-profit, hybrid and for-profit. Social intrapreneurship introduces similar innovations through existing organizations.
Social enterprises are organizations whose business models prioritize social justice motives, stakeholder accountability, and reinvestment in mission over the strict financial returns.