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To The Core

A look at successful Gen X entrepreneurs who have found time for socially responsible commitments

This story appears in the August 2000 issue of Business Start-Ups magazine.

Here's yet another reason to be proud of us stereotype-defiant Gen Xers. Not only are we amazingly entrepreneurial (as opposed to lazy and slackerly), but we're also philanthropic (as opposed to self-serving).

We've learned, far too easily, that not all successful entrepreneurs are just looking out for number one. In fact, we've found quite the opposite with our selection of exceptional entrepreneurs who not only strive for success in their businesses, but simultaneously contribute their personal time and/or money to socially responsible endeavors.

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