Enactus Students Upcycle Banners to Help Artisans

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Enactus Students Upcycle Banners to Help Artisans

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See COO of @KPMG Andrew Cranston tell how @EnactusMexico students solve waste issues and help struggling artisans. http://bit.ly/1mu2m6f

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Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 8:00am

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Andrew Cranston presents:  Banners of Progress

The Global Chief Operating Officer of KPMG International, Andrew Cranston, shares how Enactus students in Mexico solve waste while employing struggling artisans. The students empowered the artisans to make fashionable accessories with discarded vinyl banners that are usually thrown away.

Watch this video to see the items that were created and learn more about the project:  http://enactus.org/seeopportunity/executive-stories/story/banners-of-progress/.

About Enactus
Enactus is an international organization dedicated to enabling progress through entrepreneurial action. We provide a platform for university students to collaborate with business and academic leaders in the development of entrepreneurial-based projects that empower people to transform opportunities into real, sustainable progress for themselves and their communities. The quality and impact of the students’ projects are evaluated by leading executives through a series of regional, national and global competitions. The Enactus experience not only transforms the lives of the people we serve, it also transforms the lives of the students as they develop into entrepreneurially-minded, socially-responsible leaders.

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