This month our social entrepreneur spotlight is on Amy Hall, the director of Social Consciousness at Eileen Fisher. Hall guides the Eileen Fisher Company’s business responsibility, including supporting women through partnerships,
Social Entrepreneurial Organization Our blog focused on the finance industry this month, so I thought I would find a social entrepreneur from within the same field. However, the finance industry is more about organizations than individuals, though individuals do play a large role in the success or failure of their organizations.
75% of the world’s poorest countries are in Africa.
About 1 in 3 people living in sub-Saharan Africa are undernourished.
The U.N. Millennium Project stated that more than 40% of Africans do not have access to food regularly.
Image Source: economist.com Last month #Entrepreneur Spotlight was on millennial Tiago Dalvi @ Solidarium. This month we are featuring social entrepreneur, Cynthia Koenig, who helps “deliver clean water to a thirsty world”, by designing and delivering “affordable innovations that save time and increase opportunities for people who lack access to water.” Who is Cynthia Koenig? […]
Image Source: Morana Bozic/istock.com Our social entrepreneur of the month, Tiago Dalvi, helps “… fight poverty by connecting local producers with major retailers through an innovative and inclusive network.” Who is Tiago Dalvi? A native of Brazil, Tiago Dalvi is a business school graduate who wanted to make a difference. He got a jumpstart in the […]
How Creative Partners for Life are Making a Difference! “The trust you have in your spouse as co-manager is greater than what you can have for any business partner.” – Stewart Friedman, Professor of Management at Wharton Business School It is a challenging enough task, in and of itself, to keep a business afloat. Add […]