Leila Janah Made It Her Mission to Give the Impoverished Dignified Work

A tribute by a friend of the recently deceased founder and CEO of Samasource

Leila Jannah smiles during conversation during the Opening Keynote Session at the Watermark Conference For Women 2016.

Editor’s note: Leila Janah, a social entrepreneur and the founder of Samasource, LXMI, and Samaschool, died on January 24, 2020. She was 37 years old. In this post, her friend Silvia Console Battilana remembers