Category Archives: Social Entrepreneurship

“Micro-farming” in Detroit

My short article I posted on ECO City Farms blog on 11/23/2011: Detroit is generally known as the Motor City because the U.S. auto industry. Over the years this city’s economy has shared the same fate as the U.S. auto … Continue reading

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Spotlight: Ben Herson of Nomadic Wax

This is a repost of a blog entry I made for Provisions Library on July 27, 2011:   Ben Herson visited the Provisions Library today. He is the founder and director of Nomadic Wax, “a global hip-hop record label and … Continue reading

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Women and Girls Lead!

Reposting a blog entry i made for Provisions Library on May 25, 2011:   On May 19th, Independent Television Service (ITVS) launched Women and Girls Lead, “a multiyear public media initiative to focus, educate, and connect citizens worldwide in support of … Continue reading

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Bread for the City Opens its Roof Garden

This is a repost of a blog entry I made for ECO City Farm on July 5, 2011: On May 20th, Bread for the City opened their first roof garden, called Grow for the City, at 1525 7th Street NW … Continue reading

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Berkeley and Oakland Come to the Table

This is a repost of a blog entry I made for ECO City Farms on August 23, 2011: One of the biggest criticisms of a sustainable food movement is that it favors the elites. Organic and local food has a … Continue reading

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Slow Money National Gathering

This is a repost of a blog entry I made for ECO City Farms on August 23, 2011: Over the past two years, as a Green MBA student, I studied sustainability issues in cultivating a local food system. One of … Continue reading

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Social Entrepreneurship

Over the past two years I have noticed that the term “social entrepreneurship” is used with increasing frequency. There are wide diverse number of competitions a social entrepreneur can participate in to access seed money, mentorship, and coaching. Some of … Continue reading

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