Oct 20, 2023
Mary speaks with Lavanya Mahate, a successful entrepreneur and advocate for women's empowerment. Lavanya shares her journey from India to the United States, her passion for food and cooking, and her experience starting multiple restaurants. She also discusses her nonprofit organization, Saffron Kitchen, which provides culinary training to refugees and immigrants. Despite a recent betrayal by a personal friend, Lavanya remains committed to her mission of helping others and encourages listeners to trust and support nonprofits.
Lavanya's journey of empowerment, resilience, and dedication to uplifting others serves as an inspiration to us all. Her story highlights the importance of finding one's passion, embracing oneness, and trusting in the nonprofit sector. Let's remember that one bad experience should not overshadow the countless opportunities to support worthy causes. By conducting due diligence, building relationships, and supporting reputable organizations, we can continue to create positive change in our communities. Together, we can craft a meaningful life that is built on trust, empowerment, and resilience.