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.
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.
May 13, 2016 12:49 pm
How this young changemaker perceives Philly’s social impact space
"I thought I had a really good idea of what I was stepping into," said GoodCompany Ventures' Devon Sanford. "Eight months down the road, it’s hilarious how little I knew about it."
Apr. 4, 2016 12:34 pm
It’s lonely ‘round these parts — Where to find community for solopreneurs
In her new column, Social Good and the Solopreneur, Capture Greatness! founder Melissa Rowe shares practical tips with local change makers who are doing their part to make the world a better place.
Dec. 21, 2015 8:00 am
These Philly high schoolers are developing social enterprises for credit
Student entrepreneurs at Friends Select High school are the latest cohort to have their ideas accelerated by Schoolyard Ventures, a program that helps them solve real-world problems through socially conscious business.
Dec. 9, 2014 12:21 pm
Entrepreneur Works Crowdfunds to Expand Business Development Programs
The Philly-based CDFI shares the value of using crowdfunding to fundraise.
Dec. 3, 2014 3:48 pm
Crowdfunding Platform Kiva Zip Partners with Philadelphia
A new way for small businesses to access loans