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NYU to Host Ashoka CEO Bill Drayton—March 20

March 6, 2014
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The Project for the Advancement of Our Common Humanity (PACH), an emerging think tank based at New York University, will host Bill Drayton, CEO and co-founder of Ashoka, on Thurs., March 20, 5-6:15 p.m. at NYU’s Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life (238 Thompson St., Room 95 [first floor]).

Drayton’s lecture, “The ‘Everyone a Changemaker’ World Changes Everything,” is free and open to the public. To RSVP, click here. For more information, call 212.998.5477 or email nyu.pach@gmail.com.

Drayton leads Ashoka, a global non-profit organization supporting social entrepreneurship in more than 70 countries around the world, provides start-up financing, professional support services, and connections to a global network across the business and social sectors.

The event is sponsored by PACH, which aims to bring together the science and practice that underscores humans’ innate need for relationships in order to create a more just society. For more about PACH, based at NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, please visit: http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/pach/.

Subways: A, B, C, D, E, F, M (W. 4th Street).  

This Press Release is in the following Topics:
Events, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development

Type: Press Release

Press Contact: James Devitt | (212) 998-6808


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