Bob Dalton was inspired to help the homeless population when his mother, a hard-working single mother, found herself living on the streets in 2013. Because of his Mother’s story, Bob realized that not all choose to become homeless, and that some just need a second chance. He began to call homeless shelters in his area to ask what they needed: They all said blankets. In June of 2014, Bob founded Sackcloth & Ashes. For every blanket that you purchase, Sackcloth & Ashes gives a blanket to your local homeless shelter.On this episode we discuss:1. How Bob’s childhood shaped his career and the business he started.2. How Bob used his mother’s time on the streets as inspiration to start his business.3. The impact Sackcloth & Ashes has had on the homeless community.4. The advice Bob would give to someone who wants to be a social entrepreneur.5. How Sackcloth & Ashes is revolutionizing social entrepreneurship.