crowdfunding Archives - Philly



Apr. 5, 2021 4:52 pm

Crowdfunding platform REUNION is forming a cohort of underrepresented Philly founders

Apps are due for the Comcast-supported campaign, which will connect founders of color and others with funding and mentorship, by April 9.

Nov. 5, 2019 1:44 pm

ROAR for Good is discontinuing its flagship product, Athena, at the end of the year

The company will continue focusing efforts on its B2B service, AlwaysOn, for the hospitality industry.

Oct. 25, 2019 1:08 pm

Analog Watch Co.’s founder just launched a nature-inspired tech product

Bandly watch bands are compatible with Apple Watches and Fitbit Versas.

Sep. 12, 2019 2:10 pm

Inventor Marvin Weinberger is Kickstarting his new survival tool

The LIFESABER, currently available for preorder on the crowdfunding site, can restart a dead phone, but also act as a flashlight, emergency alarm or even fire starter with certain accessories.

Jul. 8, 2019 2:56 pm

This crowdfunded smart faucet will finally go live next month

Tern Water's flagship product was meant to be shipped in April, but founder Mohamed Zerban said the team needed more time to ensure for quality.

Aug. 7, 2018 12:26 pm

A Chester County maker invented a 5-in-1 stand for mobile devices

Software developer Hussain Rangwala invented the Uboh and is looking to raise $15,000 for mass production.

Jun. 19, 2018 11:01 am

LocoRobo’s ‘Loopy’ is an AI-driven robot your kid can play with

The company launched a Kickstarter to mass produce its newest invention.

May 29, 2018 12:59 pm

Tozuda is raising $30,000 for a production run of its helmet sensors

“Our goal is to bring visibility to an invisible injury,” said founder and CEO Jessie Garcia.

May 21, 2018 10:13 am

With $400K from Ben Franklin, Kapsul gets to work on ‘smart’ air conditioner

Philly's biggest Indiegogo campaign just got some additional funding as it continues work on its first product, which has faced significant delays.

Feb. 23, 2018 12:59 pm

iFundWomen wants to help Philly women crowdfund their companies

StartUp PHL is helping promote the Philly rollout of the New York-based platform.

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