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BSC Fireside with Miki Agrawal, Co-Founder & CEO of THINX

July 21, 2016 @ 6:15 pm - 9:00 pm

| $10.00

Join Marcos Salazar, Co-founder and Executive Director of Be Social Change, and Miki Agrawal, Co-Founder and CEO of THINX, on Thursday, July 21st for an intimate Fireside Chat about her journey as a social entrepreneur, working to break long-standing taboos and empowering women across the globe.

Together, Marcos and Miki will delve into her story, from opening her acclaimed farm-to-table gluten-free pizza restaurant, WILD, to co-founding THINX, a high-tech, beautiful underwear solution for women to wear during their periods. They’ll explore what it took to grow from idea to impact, how she embraced opportunities and confronted challenges faced along the way, and where she plans to go next with new products like ICON: Pee-Proof Underwear and TUSHY: For People Who Poop as well as a growing community of people have read “DO COOL SH*T” and discovered a drive to start something that will make an impact on the world.


BSC Firesides are intimate discussions with founders, thought leaders, and innovators in the social impact space. Marcos dives deep with guests about new ideas, best practices, and lessons learned in developing innovative ways of growing purpose + impact. While our BSC “Future of” Series are panel discussions about a specific topic or theme, BSC Fireside provide a space to not only delve into the unique expertise of our guest but also into origin stories of the innovative nonprofit, purpose-driven business or social good startup they are leading as well as the personality behind someone driving a movement or new way of thinking when creating social change.


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