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I Am Changing the World with Seaweed!

I Am Changing the World with Seaweed!

Who am I? I am a social entrepreneur and the founder of Samudra Skin & Sea. Samudra, the Sanskrit word for ‘ocean,’ is an organic skincare line featuring wild-harvested seaweed sourced in a socially and eco-conscious manner. Our goal is to help empower coastal rural women through seaweed harvesting opportunities and inspire protection of our global(…)

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#WhatIf We Invested in Girls’ & Women’s Potential This Holiday Season?

#WhatIf We Invested in Girls’ & Women’s Potential This Holiday Season?

The world we’re growing up in today is more connected than ever. What better way to use this environment than to unite to empower girls and women around the world, making sure that each and every one of them can exercise the same basic human rights that many of us take for granted? Of the(…)

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Creating Art And Weaving Magic: Shilo Shiv Suleman’s Art Is Changing The World

Creating Art And Weaving Magic: Shilo Shiv Suleman’s Art Is Changing The World

If you see a beautiful young girl perched up on a ladder, her hair down with a beautiful plumeria (frangipani) tucked delicately behind her ear, painting a street wall, you might be looking at Shilo Shiv Suleman. A visual artist, illustrator, digital storyteller, animator and passionate human being, Shilo, 25, has been called the new(…)

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Angel Investors Looking for Women Entrepreneurs Now!

Angel Investors Looking for Women Entrepreneurs Now!

Check out this listing of women’s investor circles (or groups specifically interested in investing in women entrepreneurs) and find the perfect one to help accelerate your business! (listed alphabetically by region) AFRICA Kenya and Southern Africa Kenya Women Investment Company: This group of female investors in eastern and southern Africa invests primarily in real estate to(…)

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The “F” Word: Female Social Entrepreneurs Share Stories of Failure

The “F” Word: Female Social Entrepreneurs Share Stories of Failure

We have all struggled with mistakes, personally and professionally, but we don’t always talk about them. Finally, some of the brave women within our network have come forth to briefly share their stories and ideas. Take in some of their hard-learned lessons, and maybe their words of wisdom will help you move more easily through your(…)

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