Serial and Social Entrepreneur
When a troubled world collides with a more interconnected one it creates a cultural shift. And sometimes that shift gets its own TV show.
Build a business that does some good while still making a good profit.
After realizing that people wanted to earn their way rather than accept donations from non-profits, Becky Straw created an organization that puts people to work.
Combining financial smarts with a charitable attitude helped this bank start small but grow big – with a loan portfolio worth more than $1 billion today.
Sam Goldman used his imagination and business acumen to supply a critical product to 100 million consumers.
A social business needs capital to grow. Find out which organizations are helping to kickstart the new type of entrepreneurial ventures.