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 19, 2019
Chesca Colloredo-Mansfeld’s journey from online retail to academia to a healthcare nonprofit has paid off in ways that can’t be measured.
March 1, 2019
Tanzania’s Benjamin Fernandes took his Stanford MBA and went home.
October 5, 2018
Chad Cooper left a fast-track banking career when the struggling Brooklyn Conservatory of Music called his name.
In the Media
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