Filipino HIV advocate chosen as Ashoka Global Fellow

Photo credit: Chris Schnabel/Rappler

Photo credit: Chris Schnabel/Rappler

Rappler provides coverage of Ashoka Philippines' newest global fellow, B-Change founder Laurindo Garcia.

Social entepreneurs' group Ashoka Philippines has added the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transsexual (LGBT) community, especially those diagnosed with HIV/AIDS, to its growing list of marginalized people it wants to fight for.

Laurindo Garcia, founder of B-Change group, was formally inducted as an Ashoka fellow on May 30, the latest entrepreneur to be selected as the group looks to build a collaborative bridge between social entrepreneurs, businesseses, and the academe.

Read more on the Rappler website.