Category: 2010

Onie, Rebecca

Social Entrepreneur Honoree – healthleadsusa.org

Rebecca Onie credits a magazine article with changing her life. It was in a pile of articles that her father had handed her to read when Onie, an only child, returned to her Chicago home after her first year at Harvard. Normally, she skillfully avoided the pile, but something compelled Onie to take a closer
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Haggerty, Rosanne

Social Entrepreneur Honoree – cmtysolutions.org

Life plans can change suddenly. Understanding the full truth of that is something Rosanne Haggerty shares with the chronically homeless people she has helped for the past 20 years. Haggerty’s senior year at Tufts University was full of plans for law school—but a thesis paper she was writing on Thomas Merton forced some self-examination. The
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Allen, Will

Social Entrepreneur Honoree - growingpower.org

About Growing Power From a 2.5-acre farm, located in the heart of Milwaukee, Growing Power is bringing healthy, low-cost, sustainable food to the “food deserts” of our nation’s urban centers, while educating a nation of the benefits of urban farming, and mitigating racism by empowering the minority communities they serve. Growing Power also runs numerous
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