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Investors’ Circle is hiring a program associate to manage Philly, D.C. and New York purpose

Jan. 19, 2017 10:04 am

Investors’ Circle is hiring a program associate to manage Philly, D.C. and New York

And they'll be based in Philadelphia. Here's why that's good news for the region.
Case Foundation listed Wharton Social Impact and B Corporation as top ‘impact investing influencers’ funding

Dec. 29, 2016 7:42 am

Case Foundation listed Wharton Social Impact and B Corporation as top ‘impact investing influencers’

Two out of 50 ain't bad. Here's why Philly has a chance to better represent next year.
Social enterprise Treatmint Box got a deal on Project Runway: Fashion Startup funding

Dec. 28, 2016 11:13 am

Social enterprise Treatmint Box got a deal on Project Runway: Fashion Startup

Founder Kimberly Fink appeared on the Lifetime TV series earlier this month.
A high-profile social entrepreneur announced his new fund at Wharton funding

Nov. 8, 2016 12:07 pm

A high-profile social entrepreneur announced his new fund at Wharton

During his social innovator residency at Wharton, B Team founding CEO and Richard Branson collaborator Derek Handley launched Aera VC, a fund for social entrepreneurs across the world.
How philanthropy introduced this Boston investor to Philly’s tech scene people

Oct. 25, 2016 12:45 pm

How philanthropy introduced this Boston investor to Philly’s tech scene

When GreenLight Fund cofounder John Simon brought the organization to Philly, the tech investor found a community of startups ripe for investment. But his philanthropy and business dealings aren't mutually exclusive.
Impact investors exit differently. Investors’ Circle wants to show you how method

Oct. 11, 2016 7:57 am

Impact investors exit differently. Investors’ Circle wants to show you how

The local impact investor network is hosting a workshop on structured exits Oct. 19. Here's a taste of what's in store to hold you over.
Wharton’s impact investing guru Jacob Gray is returning to the private sector people

Sep. 26, 2016 12:48 pm

Wharton’s impact investing guru Jacob Gray is returning to the private sector

Gray is heading to Center City wealth management firm Threshold Group, where he'll work as managing director of impact investing.
ImpactPHL wants to better represent the diversity of the Philadelphia region purpose

Aug. 1, 2016 12:45 pm

ImpactPHL wants to better represent the diversity of the Philadelphia region

Last month, we wrote about how the impact investing organization's launch party lacked diversity. Here's the group's formal response.
ImpactPHL just launched and here’s the first thing it needs to do method

Jul. 21, 2016 12:01 pm

ImpactPHL just launched and here’s the first thing it needs to do

Get more diversity in the room.
What Philly’s absence from a national study on social enterprise hubs says about us results

Jul. 1, 2016 12:56 pm

What Philly’s absence from a national study on social enterprise hubs says about us

Philadelphia's social impact ecosystem missed out being ranked as a hub due to a community disconnect. Here's what needs to happen next.

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