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LISC and Ally Financial Boost Entrepreneurs and Homeowners
LISC

LISC and Ally Financial have partnered together to launch a program to spur economic opportunities for micro-entrepreneurs and homeowners. The $3 million grant will provide financial coaching in Charlotte, Detroit, Jacksonville, Fla., and Philadelphia. The program is structured to help people with low-to-moderate incomes stabilize…

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A New Way to Ride with Ride United
United Way

United Way Worldwide announced the launch of Ride United, a transportation access initiative that will help those in need overcome transportation barriers. Ride United launches with initial support from General Motors and Lyft, and leverages the strengths of local United Ways and the 211 network…

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TECHSTARS 2019 KICKS OFF WITH THE NATURE CONSERVANCY
The Nature Conservancy

The 2019 Techstars Sustainability Accelerator in Partnership with The Nature Conservancy has kicked off with ten tech companies arriving in Denver for the second year of the first-of-its-kind program. The accelerator provides mentorship, investment, and resources to help entrepreneurs rapidly scale-up technology that is solving…

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New Tech Partnership to Help Solve Global Conservation Challenges
The Nature Conservancy

A new partnership between The Nature Conservancy and the Techstars global network saw Ten tech startups converge not only to secure funding for a new business idea, but to try—each in their own way—to save the world. The meeting is a first-of-its-kind mashup between the…

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Entrepreneurial Spirit Thrives in Canaan, Haiti
Red Cross

Ferdinand Estinord has a track record of thinking outside the box. After the 2010 Haiti earthquake laid devastation to Port-au-Prince and surrounding areas, he decided to move his family somewhere new: Canaan—a previously uninhabited stretch of land about an hour’s drive from the capital city.

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