Abby named HBS Social Entrepreneurship Fellow

Abby was named  2009-10 HBS Social Entrepreneurship Fellow by Harvard Business School! The award provides $25,000 in funding and a host of  opportunities to continue to share the Global Citizen Year vision as the momentum continues to build.

“The HBS Social Entrepreneurship Fellowship program is designed to support the efforts of recent HBS graduates who are launching social enterprises – nonprofit, for-profit, or hybrid organizations – with a central focus on creating social value. The program provides seed funding support to one recent graduate each year through a $25,000 fellowship.”

From the Press Release:
“…[W]e ensure that our Fellows develop an ethic of service, the skills to communicate across languages and cultures, and the ability to provide innovative and effective leadership to address the challenges of the 21st century,” said Falik of the program model. “Over time, we aim to create systemic change in how young Americans learn about – and interact in – the world.”