Normally I write a thank you note. This time it’s different. Normally after an entrepreneur guest author is featured on my site, I write a response talking about what stands out to me the most and what I appreciate about their business and their willingness to share part of their story with us online. Online we […]
Business is hard. Social business is harder. There are several reasons why the operations of our sewing cooperatives can be classified as social enterprise. Each factor adds complexity, but they are also critical to our mission. By Rebecca Turner.
By Rebecca Turner. One of the groups my social enterprise helps is called Albino Peacemakers, based in Arusha, Tanzania. Albino people face discrimination, even violence, and most often are exiled form their communities and ostracized from their families. They also face challenges in a developing country like Tanzania where the majority of the GDP comes […]
This is the second story by Rebecca Turner, a young entrepreneur working with women’s cooperatives in several countries. Read her first story. Each of our products comes with a photo and the story about the woman who made it. At one craft show, a shopper saw the tag of a Bolivian woman who used the […]
I love to help connect and enable entrepreneurs at different stages in ventures of various sizes. The next featured entrepreneur is Rebecca Turner, and she is an excellent example of a young entrepreneur in an early growth stage. She’s also an example of the power of connecting by sharing stories of impact through business because I […]