EVERYBODY IS USEFUL - OR
A NEW WAY TO DEFINE SELF-WORTH
Liz Powers has worked with individuals living with homelessness and disabilities for the last 10 years. She repeatedly heard, "Liz, I don't want a handout, I want an opportunity.” In response, Liz co-founded ArtLifting, a company that represents artists facing homelessness and disabilities. She explores the concept of "JobLifting," creating employment opportunities by focusing on people's talents. This movement can provide dignity to the millions of people in the U.S. who are chronically unemployed.
Liz is a serial social entrepreneur. Her impact has been featured on the TODAY Show, New York Times, and CBS.