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May 16th, 2014

Let’s Kickstart What We Want to See in the World

Published on LinkedIn Influencers on May 16, 2014. In the not so distant past, access to capital was extremely difficult. It didn’t matter how brilliant your idea or project may have been, the reality was that a select few people held all the cards in terms of financing, and whether you were trying to record […]

March 12th, 2014

Advancing Girls Education Through Community and Collaboration

“Once you’ve met a girl who tells you her father wants to sell her for a cow, but she wants to go to school, there is no time a-wasting.” That is the mantra of Anne Wadsworth, Founder and Executive Director of Girls Education Collaborative (GEC), a non-profit working in developing countries to help spur community […]

December 9th, 2013

Fearless Fundraising, TEDWomen, The Kitchen Sisters, Geralyn, The Shriver Report and a near death experience….

It was one of those weeks. I have written about them before. One of those weeks that leaves my head spinning and my heart whirling until I feel like I’m going to explode or lift right up off of the ground like Dorothy and Toto in The Wizard of Oz. So what exactly happened last […]