Tag Archives: Business planning

Marshall’s Musings

[Marshall, a former investment banker, stayed at the Cherokee House for six weeks between May and July 2013 and interned with Joshua, a credit union, and Selam Technical and Vocational College. He will start Harvard Business School in the Fall.] June 2013 Has it been five weeks already?!? Though it seems like just yesterday I […]

UNC MBAs in ET_Part 2

Cherokee Gives Back is pleased to work with the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler business school and their Sustainability Immersion, a capstone experiential learning course for graduating MBAs. In addition to traveling to Eastern North Carolina and Kenya, the class visited Ethiopia to help assess income-generating possibilities for one of our partners. The following blog […]

UNC MBAs in ET_Part 1

Cherokee Gives Back is pleased to work with the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler business school and their Sustainability Immersion, a capstone experiential learning course for graduating MBAs. In addition to traveling to Eastern North Carolina and Kenya, the class visited Ethiopia to help assess income-generating possibilities for one of our partners. The following blog […]

PARTNERS IN ETHIOPIA – Salem’s Design

Salem’s sells traditional Ethiopian handcrafted baskets, wall hangings, jewelry, scarves, blankets, table linens and more. Local artisans employed directly by Salem, including a group of mothers of twins, create the majority of the goods. Some products are sold on behalf of other groups, including lepers, a fistula hospital and a woman’s co-op. Interns are needed […]