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PH social enterprise Rags2Riches wins int'l fashion grant

Dec 16, 2015 - 5:37 PM

The social enterprise is the first fashion brand outside of the United States and Canada to win a grant from prestigious New York based fashion brand Eileen Fisher

Photo courtesy of Rag2Riches

[Executive Edge] Mentoring the next generation of social entrepreneurs

Jul 08, 2015 - 7:00 PM

Former Ateneo De Manila University president Fr Bienvenido Nebres SJ says uplifting the poor should be a concern of every Filipino

Papal visit a gift to PH, business community says

Jan 17, 2015 - 10:56 AM

The business community says potential losses over the holidays are nothing compared to the grace and blessings that Pope Francis brings to the country

Pope Francis attends a meeting with families in Manila on January 16, 2015. Photo by Giuseppe Cacace/AFP

Filipina social entrepreneur makes it to Forbes' list

Jan 06, 2015 - 1:20 PM

Rags2Riches co founder Reese Fernandez Ruiz is among the 30 people featured in Forbes list of social entrepreneurs under 30

#ShineStrong: Women redefining labels

Nov 11, 2014 - 1:55 PM

Can women make the terms that at first seem derogatory work for them? How ‘bossy’ or ‘introverted’ can be positive Watch the roundtable that was held on Nov 11 and join the conversation

[Executive Edge] Empowering artisans in the Philippines

Aug 11, 2014 - 10:29 AM

R2R bloomed into supporting the urban artisans and their desire to uplift themselves from poverty

Rags2Riches: Opportunities through fashion

Apr 29, 2013 - 11:23 PM

Fashion is not just about style It has to be about substance and sustainability

SCRAPS OF CLOTH WITH ARTISAN SKILL. 'It is possible to have a business that is doing well and doing good at the same time.' All photos by Ed San Juan

2 Filipinos win int'l social biz award

Feb 15, 2013 - 8:42 PM

Filipinos Jim Ayala and Reese Fernandez Ruiz were named Schwab Foundation Social Entrepreneurs of the Year 2013

SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS. Ayala and Fernandez-Ruiz join an elite group of 24 business people who were named Schwab Foundation Social Entrepreneurs of the Year 2013. Photo courtesy of Rags2Riches and Hybrid Social Solutions' Facebook pages.