Explore stories and news about social innovators within the Stanford GSB alumni community.
Alumni Social Innovators
Entrepreneurs Building Business for Good
- Su started PastureMap in 2014, this app helps ranchers manage their land while improving the environment.
- Two Stanford GSB alumni explain their D.light Design venture, a company specializing in affordable off-grid lighting.
Funders Fueling Social Entrepreneurship
- Don't just feel good about philanthropic gifts, says Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen in her book Giving 2.0. Put your mind to work as well as your heart.
- Jeff Skoll, one of only 20 people who’ve ever given away $1 billion, hopes to engage everyone in the planet’s survival by leveraging the power of Hollywood.
Insights by Stanford GSB
March 18, 2020
Guild offers a data-driven approach to education benefits that has attracted the Fortune 500.
January 16, 2020
Innovations developed at big tech firms could transform the nonprofit world, with a little help from academia.
January 9, 2020
Investments in employees, consumers, communities, and the environment vary widely. A new study reveals this range and the hurdles to measuring success.
In the Media
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