“Don’t buy more, buy better” says Rachel Kois, CEO and Founder of SimpleSwitch.org, “We’re trying to shift the money to brands that are trying to make the world a better place.”
This week on the Girls Who Run the World podcast (available on Apple and Spotify), Rachel shares how shopping can be simple and support social and environmental impact.
IN THIS EPISODE, YOU’LL LEARN:
- How Simple Switch got started [12:00]
- Why ethical shopping is important [24:00]
- The power of harnessing capitalism for positive impact [30:00]
ABOUT RACHEL KOISRachel is the CEO and founder of SimpleSwitch.org. As a natural-born entrepreneur, she has been drawn to solving consumer problems her whole life. Rachel is dedicated to empowering others and addressing global issues through simple changes.
SimpleSwitch.org is an online marketplace for ethical and impactful shopping. Each one of the 3,000 products available has a positive social or environmental impact. They aim to shift the money spent on everyday products and gifts to support orphan care, plant trees, combat climate change, and more.
Supporting Girls’ education is one of our biggest priorities at Our Gorongosa. We believe in creating a world with more equitable opportunities for young women everywhere — because we know girls have the power to change the world!