Who We Are
Rudy Carrasco is the United States Regional Facilitator for Partners Worldwide, a global network of Christian businesspeople who use business as the way to end poverty. He coaches partnerships that operate in high unemployment communities in seven U.S. states. In 2014-15, these partnerships supported 252 businesses, graduated 145 people from business training, deployed 37 mentors, and created and sustained 441 jobs. Carrasco also consults, through Two Forty Group, on effective compassion. A graduate of Stanford University, Carrasco is a board member of the Christian Community Development Association and a regular lecturer for the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty. His articles have appeared in Forbes, Christianity Today, San Gabriel Valley Newspaper Group and Discipleship Journal, and he speaks nationwide at universities, churches and conferences.