This is part of our inspiration series and features two of my favorite women; Becca Stevens (explore the good works of Thistle Farms, read Becca’s book, and find her on Twitter) and Jennifer J. Hayes.  It is a short interview with Becca with a few inspiring words from Jennifer.  I love both of these magical people.

BECCA STEVENS is many things…an author, speaker, social entrepreneur, founder and President of Thistle Farms, the largest social enterprise in the US run by survivors. She has been featured in the New York Times, on ABC World News, NPR, PBS, and CNN. In 2011, the White House named Becca a “Champion of Change” for her work against domestic violence.

Recently, she was featured in the PBS documentary, “A Path Appears,” named Humanitarian of the Year by the Small Business Council of America as well as the TJ Martell Foundation, inducted into the Tennessee Women’s Hall of Fame and was conferred an honorary doctorate by Sewanee: The University of the South.


Discover Jennifer J. Hayes on Facebook, check out her matchmaking website, and be sure to read her book!

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