Echoing Green focuses on finding stellar individuals who can carry their ideas and explain why they have what it takes to succeed.
Entrepreneurs face unequal challenges even before getting in an investor's door. Data illustrates disparities in the social innovation sector.
Bringing about dramatic and lasting social change requires lifelong leadership and learning lessons along the way.
Posts about Orlando Watkins
Over the last 25 years, Echoing Green has invested in many black social innovators doing important work to continue the legacy of social change in the black community, including Earl Phalen ('93, pictured), Van Jones (EG '94), Orlando Watkins ('95), Rise Wilson ('04), and Rafiq Kalam Id-Din ('07). Read more.