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Volunteer Mentors Needed to Help Would-be Social Entrepreneurs

Posted on 04/1/2013 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Local Resources | Volunteering By Theresa Sullivan Barger • After decades of part-time and volunteer work while raising her sons, Phyllis Fryzel wanted full-time employment that would combine her international banking experience with her passion for helping others. Unwilling to return to the corporate culture, she decided to start her own business. Fryzel, 61, of Wilton, consulted for five years, promoting women’s leadership and socially conscious businesses, which use for-profit business techniques to help solve social problems. When Fryzel learned there is an organization in …