One of the most rewarding things about getting to know so many entrepreneurs is seeing first-hand how many of them are focused on so much more than just financial results. So many of the folks we connect with are focused on having a positive social impact on their community or the world at large. Check out some of these amazing folks below.

Hailey Ayson | Wedding & Portrait Photographer

Wedding photography is not a charitable line of work. I am not saving the world by photographing weddings, and sometimes that bothers me. (Should I quit everything and work for a nonprofit? Should I go back to school for political science? Should I keep shooting weddings when the world is on fire and needs all hands on deck?) Read more>>

Charley Young | BMI Singer/Songwriter. SAG-AFTRA Actress

I strive to create music and music videos that entertain, but more importantly, that help others process their emotions and experiences. I believe that we are here to help one another in this life, and if my music helps just one person in some way, whether it be by helping them express suppressed emotions or navigate a difficult period in their life, I have fulfilled my purpose. Read more>>

Laurs Kemp | Upcycle Designer

Innumerable textiles and garments already exist on this planet. Rather than producing a clothing line from new materials, I find it so much more germane and fascinating to explore new ways to upcycle the items that already exist. Read more>>

Agustina Laboureau | Art Law and Intellectual Property specialist

I have developed Derecho Creativo (Creative Law) as a legal branch, a way of practicing law in an empathic way, helping artists, creators and innovators make a living in the creative industries with business strategy and legal resources (knowledge that is not always accessible to this specific sector). Read more>>

Hayk Matsakyan | Scalp Micro Pigmentation Practitioner

Scalp Micro Pigmentation is an innovative non-surgical way of fighting against hair loss both for men and women. And I am, as a business owner and SMP practitioner proudly offering this amazing solution to those who are suffering from hair loss and changing people’s lives by restoring their dream hairline and helping them to get their confidence back. Read more>>

Nekedra Gilbert | Spiritualist & Business Owner

TRB Creations’ mission is to provide alternative solutions to products that create waste. My customers are parents who coslept with their children or have children that wet bed. Care for the blanket is easy for any busy parent and is also multi-purpose. The traditional mattress protectors are very loud and noticeable, which can cause confidence issues. Read more>>