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Changing the World Without Losing Your Mind (FREE)
Alex Counts, Founder, Grameen Foundation

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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6:00 PM Program & Book Signing
Interabang Books

Alex Counts founded the Grameen Foundation, a global nonprofit dedicated to enabling the poor, especially women, to create a world without poverty and hunger, and currently serves as its president and CEO. A Cornell University graduate, Counts' commitment to poverty eradication deepened as a Fulbright scholar in Bangladesh, where he witnessed innovative poverty solutions being developed by Grameen Bank.

In his new book, “Changing the World Without Losing Your Mind,” Counts offers practical advice on the care and feeding of organizations that can change the world and your own life.

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Location: Interabang Books
(10720 Preston Rd. #1009B, Dallas, TX 75230)
Fees: Free
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