Tue, 2013-07-30 06:00
Our latest weekly roundup highlights the partnership between USAID and Yunus Social Business, Whole Planet Foundation's $1M commitment to Grameen America to serve aspiring entrepreneurs in Detroit, and a study about how location affects income mobility.
- Yunus Social Business partners with USAID to promote entrepreneurship and social business with incubator funds in underserved communities around the world.
- Whole Foods Market co-CEO Walter Robb celebrates the store opening in Detroit and announces Whole Planet Foundation's $1M commitment to Grameen America to support Detroit entrepreneurs. Read more about the event here.
- At RESULTS 2013, Grameen America Board Chair Muhammad Yunus shares vision to end poverty and highlights Grameen America's contribution to this mission in the US.
- A new study led by researchers from Equality of Opportunity Project reveals that location matters when it comes to income mobility in the US.