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“the Amish Entrepreneur Show with Torah Bontrager” is a weekly seasonal podcast on re-branding the Amish and establishing a new generation of Amish leaders so we can get heard and add our contribution to the world.  The way we explore and execute on this is by bringing on to the show leaders in all areas of industry who can advise us on how to evolve, specifically through the vehicles of entrepreneurship and academia.  
 
The theme of last season, the pilot run, was turning tragedies into triumphs.  This season's theme is branding and education.  
 
What everyone on this show has in common is a story of trauma, hardship, or other challenges.  And last but not least, the underlying silent goal is to collect 1,111 stories of trauma, specifically sexual assault.  I believe that that number of voices speaking out is all that is needed to permanently drastically reduce the rate of sexual assault worldwide.

Aug 2, 2017

PART 2 of Clara's story:

Clara was born and raised Old Order Amish. At the age of 19 she, along with her boyfriend (now husband), left all that she'd ever known to explore a world she had only dreamed of.

Although the journey is one that carries much heartache and emotional pain Clara has seen beauty and experienced...


Aug 2, 2017

Clara was born and raised Old Order Amish. At the age of 19 she, along with her boyfriend (now husband), left all that she'd ever known to explore a world she had only dreamed of.

Although the journey is one that carries much heartache and emotional pain Clara has seen beauty and experienced more love than she could...