The Monterey Institute’s unique Frontier Market Scouts Program has been awarded the prestigious Ashoka – U Cordes Innovation Award, given to innovative university programs focused on promoting social entrepreneurship.
July 24, 2013
Village Capital Partner: Maya Mountain Cacao
Whitney is originally from bayou country Louisiana. She completed her bachelor's degree at Lake Forest College, a small liberal arts school north of Chicago, where she studied environmental studies and politics. She just recently completed a year of social service in Miami, FL working in the mathematics department of an 'at-risk' high school as an AmeriCorps volunteer. Here at MIIS she is thrilled to be studying business administration and environmental policy!
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Location: Washington, DC
Partner: Points of Light Civic Incubator