Nov. 20, 2014 8:00 am
CEO Morgan Berman explains how MilkCrate is helping bridge four very separate worlds: geeks, designers, sustainability wonks and entrepreneurs.
Nov. 7, 2014 12:45 pm
At Penn's "Hack the Change," students worked with participating NGOs. "The very nature of the event ... guaranteed that the project and the hard work we put in would meet a real need," said one student hacker.
Oct. 27, 2014 9:31 am
The idea is to provide media-making resources to organizations doing work focused on the environment and social progress.
Oct. 20, 2014 12:37 pm
Tess Michaels's startup, Soceana, offers a new twist on philanthropy.
Oct. 16, 2014 7:26 am
Everything you need to know about Benefit Corporations. Or: How the Main Line might save Wall Street.
Oct. 15, 2014 11:10 am
Aubry has deep Philly roots.
Oct. 10, 2014 10:06 am
The entrepreneurship program plays a key role, McKinley says. We also get a sneak peek at what she'll be talking about at our civic innovation conference — Rise — later this month.
Oct. 1, 2014 7:57 am
FastFWD is launching its second class. We spoke with the 10 startups from the first class, as well as program co-directors Story Bellows and Garrett Melby. Here's what worked, what didn't and what's going to change.
Sep. 18, 2014 5:24 pm
An online job portal for ex-offenders, an urban farming network and more.
Sep. 12, 2014 8:29 am
"[Prisons] spend a lot of money on content that might have a place but kind of misses the mark," said Media In Neighborhoods Group cofounder Jon Kaufman. "It's Ph.D. folks trying to talk to people in prison. We're bringing information straight from the horse's mouth."