Social Entrepreneurs: Career Success and their role in Societal Transformation

Joseph, Marina A and Naik, Grishma V and Ambigai, Rajendran (2015) Social Entrepreneurs: Career Success and their role in Societal Transformation. Journal of School Social Work, 12 (4). pp. 1-8. ISSN 0976-3759

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Abstract

India has a vast potential for social entrepreneurship. The authors attempt to highlight the success of Indian social entrepreneurs and their influence in societal transformation through a biographical study of four such persons. The subjects’ innovative solutions for social welfare through non-profit organizations is not to be measured in monetary terms, but in terms of societal transformation. The following social entrepreneurs’ life histories are described in detail: Bindeshwar Pathak (Sulabh International), Anita Ahuja (Rags To RichesConserve), Anand Kumar (The Super 30) and Anshu Gupta (Goonj)

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Social entrepreneurs, CSR, career success, Sulabh Social entrepreneurs, CSR, career success, Sulabh International, Rags To Riches- Conserve,The Super 30, Goonj, biographical survey
Subjects: Departments at MU > Commerce
Depositing User: MIM User
Date Deposited: 26 Sep 2015 13:57
Last Modified: 30 Sep 2015 14:28
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/144177

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