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10 Prospect Street
Providence, RI 02906 United States

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September 2018

Founder Friday: Yelitsa Jean-Charles ’16 RISD

September 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Digital Scholarship Lab – The Rock Library, 10 Prospect Street
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Beyond Niche: The Power of Community and Demand Yelitsa Jean-Charles '16 RISD is the founder of Healthy Roots. Her talk will focus on building a product for specific consumer markets that are overlooked, undervalued but have mighty buying power. Yelitsa never had a doll that looked like her growing up. The one time her parents gave her a black doll, she burst into tears because it wasn’t the “pretty one”. Since then, Yelitsa has made it her goal to make sure…

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