July 22, 2012
Keys to Identifying Social Entrepreneurs Who Can Make Big Changes
Just one young person can make a world of difference as a social entrepreneur. But how can donors find the right people?
Now that my organization, Echoing Green, has devoted 25 years to providing $31-million to more than 520 aspiring social entrepreneurs, we decided to see what this span of time shows about the ways donors can help aspiring leaders make a difference.
We examined some of the highest-profile ones who received our help, like Wendy Kopp, who started Teach for