Social Entrepreneurship Testimony Series – Part 15

Testimony by Kimberly Kalinowski from Texas Lutheran University (TLU) Social Entrepreneurship Program 2016 Course “What I found intriguing about VOS is the Founder who is so fortunate to say he has dual citizenship in both Guatemala and the US. That is an opportunity you don’t hear every day. What I liked most about the company is how […]

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Social Entrepreneurship Testimony Series – Part 14

Testimony by Kelly K. Lochte from Texas Lutheran University (TLU) Social Entrepreneurship Program 2016 Course “Wow! What an experience it was to have Joey come and talk about his business, VOS. Having no background in business classes, and knowing very little about how the process of creating one works, it was interesting and definitely a learning experience […]

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Social Entrepreneurship Testimony Series – Part 13

Testimony by Ryan Barnes from Texas Lutheran University (TLU) Social Entrepreneurship Program 2016 Course “After listening to guest speakers Joey and his brother Jimmy from VOS, I like how they have used their personal backgrounds as a reasoning for the goal.  I like how they use the money they receive from the shoes they make to fund […]

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Social Entrepreneurship Testimony Series – Part 12

Testimony by Suzanna M. Roberts from Texas Lutheran University (TLU) Social Entrepreneurship Program 2016 Course “When hearing Joey talk about VOS, I loved hearing his passion for why he started the organization and what it stands for. Learning about the humanitarian work that VOS does made me realize that a single person can make a difference, […]

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Social Entrepreneurship Testimony Series – Part 11

Testimony by Amber Nicole Landrum from Texas Lutheran University (TLU) Social Entrepreneurship Program 2016 Course “For the VOS Company I found that it was interesting that they saw a problem and went their own way to help fix it. I love that they help support their employees and their families by more than giving them jobs. They […]

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Social Entrepreneurship Testimony Series – Part 10

Testimony by Kara Peterson from Texas Lutheran University (TLU) Social Entrepreneurship Program 2016 Course “After hearing and witnessing the story of VOS and its founder Joey, I left the classroom amazed and equally inspired. Ever since I was a child (6 or 7 years of age) I always wanted to own an international business. I grew up […]

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Social Entrepreneurship Testimony Series – Part 9

Testimony by Jamison from Texas Lutheran University (TLU) Social Entrepreneurship Program 2016 Course “I really enjoyed the business side of the presentation and the business aspect to VOS. It was so cool and a unique way to make a product and run a successful business. The way VOS incorporates business with humanitarian benefits is something I believe […]

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Social Entrepreneurship Testimony Series – Part 8

Testimony by June Laurel Ambs from Texas Lutheran University (TLU) Social Entrepreneurship Program 2016 Course “This talk inspired me to do more, study harder and keep trying. I really like how the company is an actual business (not a non-profit) but is still conscious and responsible and gives back. I think that VOS almost has more potential […]

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Social Entrepreneurship Testimony Series – Part 7

Testimony by Greta Rose Carlson from Texas Lutheran University (TLU) Social Entrepreneurship Program 2016 Course “It is really inspiring for me to know that there are business people out there that are not monetarily profit driven, and that value humanity. VOS’s true profits are seen not only in their bottom line, but in the way they offer […]

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Social Entrepreneurship Testimony Series – Part 6

Testimony by Abigail Esther Muehlbrad from Texas Lutheran University (TLU) Social Entrepreneurship Program 2016 Course “What I found most inspiring was the transparency of VOS and the transparency of the presentation as a whole. The amount they shared really showed that they practice what they preach. As a social innovation and entrepreneurship major, it really made me […]

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