US Latinos: At the tipping point for social impact in the country’s largest diverse demographic.
Marcos C. Gonzalez, VamosVentures
The US Latino Community is young, entrepreneurial and the largest diverse demographic in the USA. And it’s about to explode with social entrepreneurs and impact companies that will dominate the landscape for the next 40 years. Come learn about this social impact target demographic, what’s driving opportunities, who’s investing, and how you can access what is just the tip of the iceberg.
Financial Inclusion, impact investing, Latinx, racial equity, startups, technology, Venture Capital
Marcos C. Gonzalez, Managing Partner VamosVentures (impact fund for Latinx entrepreneurs); Mara Perez, founder Latino Futures; Mark Madrid, Executive Director of Stanford's Latino Business Action Network; Jesse Martinez, founder of Latino Start-up Alliance
Martha Hernandez, founder of madeBOS, career platform oriented to diverse professionals; David Rodriguez, founder of Food for All, platform for lower income consumers seeking affordable healthy food
The Aspen Institute - the future of American economy directly related to US Hispanic population https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/invest-latino-community/ The Latino Prosperity Movement, Stanford Social Innovation Review, Mara Perez https://ssir.org/articles/entry/rewriting_the_future_a_latino_prosperity_movement Title: Why Are Venture Capitalists (76% White Men) Ignoring The Future? Date: April 29, 2014 Source: David Teten. Forbes Magazine Link:https://www.forbes.com/sites/davidteten/2014/04/29/why-are-venture-capitalists-ignoring-the-future-the-emerging-domestic-economy/#8db0a9864c38 Title: Technology and Wealth Inequality Date: January 28, 2014 Source: Sam Altman Blog Link: http://blog.samaltman.com/technology-and-wealth-inequality,