Students raise money to send 13-year-old brain cancer patient to Maui

“The project is really about the intersection of profit and purpose,” Kitchen said. The remaining money, after sending Will to Hawaii, will go towards the Community Empowerment Fund, which assists local homeless people transition to home ownership. Some groups in the project used the football game on Saturday to bring their products to the market. Read More

Hospitality Coin 16 – Mountain Adventure Travel in Tajikistan

Name: Umar Abdulloev Location: Dushanbe, Tajikistan Company: Mountain Adventure Travel Services: Tour Guiding / Driving “Welcome to Tajikistan. I enjoy it being a tour guide through my native country. I am sure most people in the world don’t know about Tajikistan, my goal is to show it to the world, especially Pamir highway tract. Since Read More

Hospitality Coin #13 – Hanimeli cafe, Azerbaijan

GUNEL from Baku, Azerbaijan.

Hospitality Coin – Azerbaijan


Hospitality Coin 4 – Hotel d’ Arts in Barcelona

Hospitality Coin in Kuwait

UNC’s Launch Incubator Voted 4th Best In the US!

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has been recognized among the top five best performing university business accelerators in North America, based on a 2015 benchmark study by UBI Global, a thought leader in performance analysis of business incubators around the world. Carolina received the honor for Launch Chapel Read More

4th Car Giveaway!

Social entrepreneur and Kenan-Flagler Business School instructor Jim Kitchen introduced himself to Sam McAdoo on Monday in about the nicest way possible. “Hey that’s your new car,” said Kitchen, pointing to a pristine silver Honda, parked on Franklin Street with a bow on top. “It’s yours, man.” “It’s mine?” asked McAdoo. “It’s yours.” “Man – Read More

Profit With Purpose

UNC KENAN-FLAGLER NEWS Magic happens at the intersection of profit and purpose. That was the lesson Jim Kitchen wanted to teach undergraduate business students in his Intro to Entrepreneurship class. But rather than simply speaking those words in the classroom, he wanted to give students an opportunity – and a mission – to learn by Read More

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