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Entries by Aaron Hurst from 05/2012

Starbucks: The Unofficial Office for Social Change

| Posted 05.03.2012 | Impact

Wowed by a singing barista and a great place to bring her two daughters, Cecilia joined the Starbucks team as their Vice President of Global Diversity, Community and Government Affairs, for Starbucks Coffee Company.

Going Face-to-Face With Day Laborers

| Posted 05.17.2012 | Impact

Pablo Alvarado came to the United States from El Salvador in the 1990s and worked for five years as an undocumented laborer. Today he works for the National Day Laborer Organization Network (NDLON) and helps to fight for the rights and dignity of day laborers.

Hope Is Universal: A Conversation With Chevron's Head of Social Investment

| Posted 05.25.2012 | Impact

Matt Lonner took his first job in high school selling shoes to business men in the financial district. Today he oversees the global philanthropy program of the third largest company in America and works to impact the lives of people around the world.

Painting Community Center Leaves Brewer Dissatisfied

| Posted 05.31.2012 | Business

Jim Koch, brewer and founder of Samuel Adams at the Boston Beer Company, found himself painting a community center in South Boston in 2007 and vowed to find a smarter way to add value.