The Power of Community and Crowd Granting with Emily Rasmussen

Finding Fearless

09-08-2023 • 49 mins

In this episode of Finding Fearless, Madeline interviews Emily Rasmussen, founder of Grapevine, a crowd-granting platform. With over 10 years of experience in financing for impact, nonprofit, and social enterprise leadership, Emily shares her diverse background and how it led her to create Grapevine. From her time as a professional ballet dancer to her work in developing microfinance programs in India, Emily's journey showcases the non-linear path that entrepreneurs can take in building their businesses. Tune in to learn more about Emily's impressive background and the work she is doing with Grapevine.

Listen in as we speak about:

  • Financing for impact
  • The impact of giving circles
  • Scaling your business in a mindful sustainable way

And much, much, more!

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