|September 11, 2012|
6:15p - 8:30p (251 days ago)
Global Economic Opportunity Circle Meeting
Hanson Bridgett LLP, 425 Market St., 26th Floor, San Francisco, CA
Join us for our Global Economic Opportunity Circle's September Meeting, where you'll hear from guest speaker Jonathan C. Lewis, find out how you can get engaged, and more about the new grant partnerships taking shape! If you're a non-member considering joining, come check out what's in store.
Click the images below to read about our new partners:
Jonathan C. Lewis is the founder and president of the Opportunity Collaboration. He also founded MicroCredit Enterprises and board chair of MicroCredit Enterprises – an innovative social venture which leverages private capital to make tiny business loans to deeply impoverished people, mostly women, in developing countries.
Jonathan is a Lecturer at the Blum Center for Developing Economies, University of California, Berkeley. In addition to teaching, he blogs weekly at the Huffington Post and the Skoll Foundation's Social Edge and is a frequent public speaker on economic development issues, social entrepreneurship and social change. Jonathan is a recipient of the Social Venture Network Innovation Award.
Agenda (subject to change):
6:15 - Dinner & Networking
7:00 - Welcome, Introductions, Announcements
7:15 - Speaker, Jonathan Lewis, Founder & President, Opoortunity Collaboration: In Conversation on Leadership and Eradicating Poverty
7:45 - Grant Partner Project Discussion
8:15 - Meeting Wrap-Up
We look forward to seeing you there!
Pamela Hawley & Leslie Keil
Thank you to our corporate partner, Hanson Bridgett LLP and our member Leslie Keil, for graciously hosting our meeting.