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Why Institute of Hip Hop Entrepreneurship wants ‘more attention paid’ to older students people

Jan. 31, 2017 4:02 pm

Why Institute of Hip Hop Entrepreneurship wants ‘more attention paid’ to older students

Resources are "generally geared toward kids," cofounder Meegan Denenberg told Forbes. IHHE accepts students age 18 to 32.
Triple Bottom Brewery wants to brew a beer in honor of your favorite nonprofit funding

Dec. 20, 2016 3:14 pm

Triple Bottom Brewery wants to brew a beer in honor of your favorite nonprofit

Every $10 donation increases your chances of winning the mission-driven brewery's new lottery incentive: The winner gets to brew their favorite beer and support an organization of their choosing in the process.
350 national leaders in immigration are touring Philly this week purpose

Oct. 19, 2016 12:23 pm

350 national leaders in immigration are touring Philly this week

At the fourth annual Welcoming Economies Global Network Convening, they'll visit the city's commercial corridors and meet with immigrant business owners.
Small businesses owners can cut serious loan app time with this new city service funding

Sep. 23, 2016 7:58 am

Small businesses owners can cut serious loan app time with this new city service

Philadelphia Capital Consortium is the city's new tool to connect small business owners with lenders.
Gone are the days Art Gimenez helped the rich get richer people

Sep. 22, 2016 12:36 pm

Gone are the days Art Gimenez helped the rich get richer

Gimenez used to help "Fortune 500 companies become Fortune 100 companies." Now he helps local small businesses that can't get approved for a traditional bank loan.
#WeNeedToWork wants government job programs for reentrants and people with disabilities method

Sep. 6, 2016 10:36 am

#WeNeedToWork wants government job programs for reentrants and people with disabilities

Subsidized job programs can help break the cycle of poverty and cut public spending. That's why Community Legal Services and Redeemed have launched an effort to introduce programs in Philadelphia and Pennsylvania at large.
The Enterprise Center is creating the funding network its minority founders don’t yet have results

Jul. 11, 2016 11:15 am

The Enterprise Center is creating the funding network its minority founders don’t yet have

The West Philly-based community development corporation just graduated the first cohort of minority businesses from ScaleUp.
Olney is promoting its diversity with ‘self-guided food tours’ along North 5th Street purpose

Jun. 24, 2016 12:57 pm

Olney is promoting its diversity with ‘self-guided food tours’ along North 5th Street

The neighborhood is one of the most diverse in the city — something its residents consider "a strong point."
Opportunity Finance Network just launched a new loan resource platform for small biz funding

Jun. 8, 2016 9:43 am

Opportunity Finance Network just launched a new loan resource platform for small biz

Venturize is a mobile-friendly web app that makes lending information more accessible to small business owners, specifically women and people of color.
Here’s who paid the price for the Pa. budget impasse results

May 27, 2016 12:29 pm

Here’s who paid the price for the Pa. budget impasse

Nonprofits surveyed were short $179M: They dipped into savings, took on loans and, interestingly, got permission from vendors to go past due on cash they owed.

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