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What is Social Entrepreneurship?

Who Were the First Social Entrepreneurs?

Rosevelt and Muir

Although the term "social entrepreneur" is fairly new, history is full of people with big ideas whose influence resulted in the reconstruction of entire social and economic systems. Take a look at some familiar faces that reshaped our world in the 19th century.

Photo: Teddy Rosevelt and John Muir at Yosemite. Courtesy of Library of Congress