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- David S. Abraham, CEO of ClearWater Initiative, whose mission is to provide simple, sustainable solutions for the provision of clean water in northern Uganda.
- Brooke Barton, Director of Ceres' water program, who directs the organization’s research and corporate and investor engagement on the risks and opportunities related to growing water scarcity.
- Professor Lee P. Breckenridge teaches courses in environmental law, wildlife and ecosystems law, land use zoning and planning law at Northeastern University.
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Boston+Acumen is a self-organized, volunteer-led group that seeks to inspire and empower like-minded individuals in the greater Boston area who are passionate about supporting Acumen’s mission to create a world beyond poverty. Our chapter was established in June 2011 and is one of 19 +Acumen chapters around the world sharing the principles of patient capital, cultivating an understanding of Acumen’s values, and putting these principles into practice in our community.
Acumen is a not-for-profit whose mission is to create a world beyond poverty by investing in social enterprises, emerging leaders, and breakthrough ideas. Since 2001, Acumen has invested over $100 million in social enterprises, creating and supporting 58,000 jobs and impacting 189 million lives around the world. Visit Acumen's website (www.acumen.org) for more information!