Ever wonder how to use your passion to make an impact? Interested in creating a company with a cause? Join Live Más Scholarship recipient Amelia to learn about her journey founding the Resident, a socially responsible apparel company that actively works to fight the homelessness crisis in Los Angeles. You will have the opportunity to ask Amelia questions, learn from her experience, and leave inspired by the ability of one person using their passion to make a difference.
Amelia Thomas is a 2019 Live Más Scholarship recipient who is passionate about fashion and solving the homelessness crisis in Los Angeles. Amelia obtained a Master’s degree in integrated design, business and technology from the University of Southern California and runs her own social enterprise, Resident. Amelia also works as a social impact consultant to help companies authentically incorporate a social mission into their business model.