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Young Vegan Entrepreneur Finds Her Way In Brooklyn

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As a teenager, Francesca Chaney had the dream of opening a vegan café in her neighborhood. She eventually succeeded, opening her restaurant Sol Sips in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn. But challenges were rife, especially in Bushwick, where one in five people are food insecure, and vegan food isn't exactly familiar territory.

But as they say, necessity is the mother of invention. And with a little experimentation, Chaney found a clever and compassionate way to make the whole thing work. Read the young entrepreneur's inspiring story here.

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