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Forbes gave GoodCompany’s climate change-focused accelerator a shoutout business

Feb. 1, 2017 9:52 am

Forbes gave GoodCompany’s climate change-focused accelerator a shoutout

A timely reminder for startups to apply by March 15.
PiperWai is using its massive ‘Shark Tank’ growth spurt to give to charity business

Jan. 27, 2017 11:34 am

PiperWai is using its massive ‘Shark Tank’ growth spurt to give to charity

The natural deodorant company has raised more than $17,000 for organizations like Philly's own Back On My Feet.
Apply for a spot on GoodCompany Ventures’ climate-focused accelerator business

Jan. 19, 2017 12:39 pm

Apply for a spot on GoodCompany Ventures’ climate-focused accelerator

Companies selected for the accelerator, which is tied to Obama's Climate Data Initiative, will have access to mentorship and office space, along with a $25,000 grant.
Meet the real estate developers who made a bet on Brewerytown business

Jan. 19, 2017 9:31 am

Meet the real estate developers who made a bet on Brewerytown

We spoke to MM Partners about how it's working to redevelop the neighborhood yet also ensure the longtime residents don't “feel like strangers.”
Here’s some advice for social entrepreneurs from Scholly’s Christopher Gray business

Nov. 9, 2016 9:59 am

Here’s some advice for social entrepreneurs from Scholly’s Christopher Gray

The New York Times spoke with the Philly-based founder, who gave seven tips for those seeking to take on social entrepreneurship.
A hater’s response: Why I can’t get down with Klip Collective’s installation at Bok civic

Jun. 7, 2016 12:45 pm

A hater’s response: Why I can’t get down with Klip Collective’s installation at Bok

In a city rife with reinvention, Christopher Rogers asks, what's the creative class's responsibility to Philadelphia?
Get a sneak peek at Technically Media’s new HQ at this Generocity meetup access

May 9, 2016 8:01 am

Get a sneak peek at Technically Media’s new HQ at this Generocity meetup

This month's Impact Solutions Meetup is Wednesday and features a lineup ready to offer real talk on making collaborations work.
Kensington-based Cora wants to classy-up your tampons business

Feb. 12, 2016 12:58 pm

Kensington-based Cora wants to classy-up your tampons

Cora launched its menstrual product subscription service this week. We speak with founder Molly Hayward about the social enterprise's goals.
Meet the lobbyist who’s building a ‘Match.com for advocates’ business

Feb. 2, 2016 10:08 am

Meet the lobbyist who’s building a ‘Match.com for advocates’

Shari Shapiro tried her hand at startups when she was in her 20s. Now, at 40, the mother of two has high hopes for iVocate.
How a Safeguard investor jumpstarted the social impact movement in Philly business

Feb. 1, 2016 12:44 pm

How a Safeguard investor jumpstarted the social impact movement in Philly

An oral history of the social entrepreneurship scene in Philadelphia — as per our sister site, Generocity.

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