The Promise of a Pencil: How an Ordinary Person Can Create Extraordinary Change

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Adam Braun began working summers at hedge funds when he was just sixteen years old, sprinting down the path to a successful Wall Street career. But while traveling as a college student, he met a young boy begging on the streets of India who would change his life. When Braun asked the boy what he wanted most in the world, he simply answered, "a pencil." This small request became the inspiration for the organization Braun would one day start, taking him on a journey through more than fifty countries and into the heart of ...

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    • Title: The Promise of a Pencil by Adam Braun
    • Publisher: Simon & Schuster
    • Print ISBN: 9781476730639, 1476730636
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    • Edition: 2015
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