“Grassroots Social Entrepreneurship” with Desiree Vargas Wrigley


CareerCastAn entrepreneurial mind-set can unlock solutions to helping families rebuild after disaster. Desiree Vargas Wrigley, CEO and cofounder of GiveForward, believes that it begins with one person, a strong vision, and strategic action. In this CareerCast, Desiree shares her experience, knowledge, and insights about grassroots social entrepreneurship from GiveForward and strategic philanthropy and her work funding innovative programs at the Kauffman Foundation.

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