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Makerpreneurs and philanthropists!

A “quick” backstory: Several years ago, I wanted to shake up my Entrepreneurship course to give my students a real hands-on learning experience. My students had been creating business plans but they were too abstract for them to fully grasp. The plans could have required $1,000 or $100,000. It was simply more money than they …

More Kiva.org repayments!

We just received repayments on three of our Kiva.org loans! It’s great to see that the entrepreneurs we supported are doing well and are repaying their loans as expected. Since I¬†incorporated Kiva.org loans in my Entreprneeurship class, my students have loaned $375 to aspiring entrepreneurs in other parts of the¬†world! I’m so proud of my …

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