Building Social Capital
Economic and Social Unity
"Everything in life is about working well with and through others." – Dr. Deborah Osgood
The above quote holds true for family relationships, professional pursuits, community vitality and particularly entrepreneurial endeavors.
FERAD seeks to stimulate entrepreneurial activity by contributing to research and development projects that foster individual and collective economic gain, career advancement and quality of life. As an agent for collaborative and transformative change, FERAD deliverables drive economic independence and shared prosperity among communities, societies and underdeveloped national entities.
Advocating for economic development investments in community infrastructures that lead to enhancing sustainable economic growth, promoting competitiveness and improving social capital are core to FERAD objectives.
Because entrepreneurship and economic development are such interrelated societal components, FERAD continually strives to work with numerous stakeholders in facilitating innovation and collaboration around issue of financial sustainability and shared prosperity.