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social entrepreneurship

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.

Apr. 19, 2018 12:06 pm

Reinvestment Fund has $12.5 million to back clean-energy projects

The Philly-based social enterprise fund is looking to deploy loans of up to $3 million to cleantech companies.

Mar. 9, 2017 9:29 am

The owner of Rosa’s Fresh Pizza is trading slices for coworking space

Mason Wartman cut a deal with Benjamin's Desk: free pizza for access to the network and a quiet space to do administrative work.

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.

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.

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.

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.”

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.

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?

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.

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