Twelve Echoing Green Fellows and WNYC Radio’s Jami Floyd, host of All Things Considered, discussed the intersection of race and tech, justice, healthcare, and employment.
Innovations in Market-Based Solutions
Throughout our twenty-fifth anniversary year, we've been exploring the connections between the pioneering work of the Echoing Green community and the newest innovations of our 2013 class. All summer long we'll be offering up video pairings showing that the locally-grown apple doesn't fall too far from the microfinanced tree. So before you slip out for the weekend, take a moment to learn about the changes these Fellows have brought about in this world, and the work yet to be done!
Weekend 4: Using Market-Based Solutions to Drive Social Change
Echoing Green partner Blake Mycoskie talked about why he started the Start Something That Matters Fund, and how Echoing Green's philosophy aligns with his dedication to investing deeply in early-stage organizations.
Our community stands for—and is committed to—love, justice, and equity.
To harness the energy of social entrepreneurs, we need to listen and find what works.