Ashoka Founder to Deliver Keynote Address at Bridge Builders Conference

Contact: Doug Gavel
Date: February 27, 2006

Cambridge, MA – Bill Drayton, founder and CEO of Ashoka International, will deliver the keynote address March 3 at the International Bridge Builders Conference at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. “Everyone is a Change Maker,” will begin at 4 p.m. in the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum, 79 JFK Street, Cambridge.

Drayton founded Ashoka in 1980 to support social entrepreneurs and their ideas with financial backing and a professional framework. The annual International Bridge Builders conference allows participants to ‘build bridges’ with Harvard students, faculty members, development organizations and members of the public by sharing their skills, successes and struggles in international development and community organizing.

To see this and other events after the fact, visit the Forum archive: http://ksgaccman.harvard.edu/iop/events_forum_listview.asp

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