We all know them – people who have overcome incredible odds to build a successful life for themselves. Founder and CEO of sustainable children’s clothing company art & eden, Susan Correa is the quintessential example of this and living out the American dream. From her humble roots in India to running multimillion-dollar companies for the Creative Group, including popular contemporary brand Cooper & Ella, we are so moved by her story and how she’s working to help others with her latest venture. She began by telling us… “Every great dream begins with a dreamer, someone who imagines things that never were ...Read more.
Mother of four and self-described “professional volunteer” Marcy Simmons just took supporting a cause she believes in to a whole new level. Enter the Penelope House Project, an initiative she recently launched to raise awareness and funding for a family shelter in her hometown of Mobile, Alabama. Did you know that in the U.S., according to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, a staggering 1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men have been physically abused by an intimate partner? And every 9 seconds a woman is assaulted or beaten? Utterly shocking when you stop to think about it. Penelope House not only ...Read more.