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Nov. 4, 2019 10:04 am

Impact modeling for the financial world

GoodCompany Ventures' new tool can capture a social enterprise's unmonetized external value, writes Managing Director Catherine Griffin.

Oct. 25, 2019 11:46 am

Hear from Kickstarter cofounder Yancey Strickler at Generocity’s ADVANCE conference on Nov. 1

The author of "This Could Be Our Future: A Manifesto for a More Generous World" will speak about making business a tool for change. We're giving away two tickets to members.

Sep. 3, 2019 1:08 pm

What’s slowing a wider adoption of impact investing?

Michael Cosack of ImpactWise LLC and Jeremy Bach of Bach Capital Advisors examine the challenges of aligning financial and impact risk.

Aug. 15, 2019 1:19 pm

Why this Radnor-based VC firm thinks impact investing is on the rise

SustainVC recently invested in a local software education company and an NYC-based software consulting company that hires neurodiverse employees.

Apr. 25, 2019 1:21 pm

Inside ROAR for Good’s pivot to B2B

By chasing the hospitality space, the startup — once a consumer-facing one — is going where the money is. But there's also a key social impact tie behind the latest move by Yasmine Mustafa's company.

Mar. 11, 2019 11:43 am

SEED-SPOT is bringing its startup launchpad back to Philly

The nonprofit is partnering with WeWork to help social impact-focused entrepreneurs get their ideas off the ground.

Oct. 16, 2018 12:14 pm

Impact startups and nonprofits: AWeber has $20,000 up for grabs

The Bucks County email marketing company wants to back your mission with the “Small Business, Big Impact Award.”

Aug. 21, 2018 9:40 am

SEED SPOT wants to be the safe space where your (finally) pitch your company

The Arizona-based organization is bringing its first ever 2-Day Launch Camp to Philly this fall, with a focus on social entrepreneurship.

Aug. 13, 2018 11:39 am

This accelerator for startups focused on ‘financial resilience’ is coming to Philly

Atlanta-based Points of Light Civic Accelerator is looking for social enterprises to join its 12th cohort. In November, the companies will convene locally for four days of programming.

Aug. 10, 2018 6:51 am

NeedsList closes $570K seed round, will move out of Philly

Cofounder Amanda Levinson is moving to Durham, N.C. for family reasons. She gave us the pros (and cons) of starting a company in Philadelphia.

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