#212: Small State, Big Social Impact
January 29, 2015 - Read the full Your Mark on the World article and watch the interview here: http://bit.ly/1uDD1bh. Subscribe to this podcast on iTunes by clicking here: http://bit.ly/ymotwitunes or on Stitcher by clicking here: http://bit.ly/ymotwstitcher. The Social Enterprise Greenhouse in Rhode Island is working to help social entrepreneurs succeed. Kelly Ramirez, CEO of the SEG as it is commonly known, says, “Our model is unique: comprehensive set of services to support social entrepreneurs from idea to funding.” She notes, “We mainly work with RI based entrepreneurs but are doing increasingly regional work.” She adds, “Our secret sauce is our amazing network of 150+ business and community leaders who really drive our work.” Kelly reports that entrepreneurs have created hundreds of jobs in Rhode Island and has helped 250,000 around the world. Please consider whether a friend or colleague might benefit from this piece and, if so, share it.