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This is for New York based volunteers who want to help the social enterprise data harvesting for impact hackathon. We have gathered more than 200,000 tweets on social enterprise. Help us organize this information, identify resources that could help social enterprises at different stages of development, and build the sector and the field. There are multiple sections of the hackathon you can help in, from "potential for impact" to "impact achieved" to "cost-effectiveness". The Advance Social Innovation social enterprise data harvesting for impact hackathon. I ts a scavenger hunt! Please paste in tweets from our data set that you find, and identify which data set these are from in the far left collumn. This volunteer opportunity reflects that embedded among these tweets are those about the future of workforce development, economic development and upward mobility generating social enterprises to map. This volunter opportunity focuses on finding outcome gap analysis challenges faced- working background from outcomes people aspire to, what are social enterprises doing and what is not being done or piloted or developed or scaled towards achieving those goals? What are the challenges of the social enterprise sector that can be learned from this data set. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1ttZLft3kWpPZcW4uCJwL57_Vs9nZmfXuaTh1yfxRQ0I/edit?usp=sharing. Terms and condtions of volunteering can be found here (www.advancesocialinnovation.org and here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1P-DMefgQCaH7p1u_9Hgl6BSFEN9pC6NDs_onxoaVgMc/edit?ts=57ccc12a. The goal is to label and harvest data from twitter on social enterprise so that we can create maps of resources that existin the sector for social enterprises. This is for new york based volunteers in New York with data analysis skills who want to help the social enterprise sector.