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Bespoke apparel social enterprise Bonham Strand is crowdfunding to come to Philly funding

Feb. 2, 2017 5:48 pm

Bespoke apparel social enterprise Bonham Strand is crowdfunding to come to Philly

Meanwhile, the Hong Kong-based company is doing fittings in four U.S. cities over the next few months — including at a local, week-long happy hour series.
This social enterprise lets you donate to charity by watching ads people

Jan. 30, 2017 3:40 pm

This social enterprise lets you donate to charity by watching ads

Without spending any of your own money. AdWap cofounder and CEO Matt Sawyer explains how it works in his "Around the Corner" interview.
Climate Ventures 2.0 will pluck two startups from an IDEO hackathon next month method

Jan. 30, 2017 12:15 pm

Climate Ventures 2.0 will pluck two startups from an IDEO hackathon next month

There are 10 spots in the water and agriculture startup accelerator. Two of those spots will be ventures from an IDEO hackathon.
LISC and Barra Foundation are helping build out Ken Weinstein’s Jumpstart program funding

Jan. 27, 2017 7:34 am

LISC and Barra Foundation are helping build out Ken Weinstein’s Jumpstart program

What started as the developer's bootstrapped effort to revitalize Germantown has become a scalable program other neighborhoods are coveting.
Rooster Soup Co. is open and folks are loving it results

Jan. 26, 2017 10:52 am

Rooster Soup Co. is open and folks are loving it

"Soup, duh," says Zagat about the charity-minded luncheonette. "Delicious and belly-warming," claims Tablet mag. "A touch of Jewishness," raves Philly.com.
PiperWai has experienced revenue growth of over 6,000% since ‘Shark Tank’ results

Jan. 24, 2017 2:52 pm

PiperWai has experienced revenue growth of over 6,000% since ‘Shark Tank’

The natural deodorant business has brought on four employees and launched a new product after landing investment on the ABC reality show.
GoodCompany Ventures’ accelerator for climate entrepreneurs is taking applications results

Jan. 20, 2017 12:54 pm

GoodCompany Ventures’ accelerator for climate entrepreneurs is taking applications

Applications are now open for Climate Ventures 2.0.
The software piloted during Philly’s homelessness count last year is expanding method

Jan. 17, 2017 10:25 am

The software piloted during Philly’s homelessness count last year is expanding

Bristol-based software company Grassroots Unwired will pilot its canvassing app in "areas of California and Indianapolis" and continue to be used in Philly and Houston.
How Springside Chestnut Hill Academy trains its students to be social entrepreneurs method

Jan. 16, 2017 12:55 pm

How Springside Chestnut Hill Academy trains its students to be social entrepreneurs

The K-12 school's Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership and Venture Incubator have students solving real-world problems. A few have even started their own nonprofits.
This month: Buy streetwear for a good cause at Arterial Agents coffee shop purpose

Jan. 16, 2017 9:41 am

This month: Buy streetwear for a good cause at Arterial Agents coffee shop

Paratodo is popping up on Jewelers' Row.

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