6 Trends In Social Enterprise And Impact Investing In 2020

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Barry Givens of Cox Enterprises Social Impact Accelerator powered by Techstars Cox Enterprises As this dreadful year comes to a close, it’s time to look back and assess what happened. Here are six trends of note that occurred in the world of impact entrepreneurship and investing […]

Through New Partnership, Hydroponic Farmers Get Access To Clean Energy

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Ten-year-old Freight Farms is all about sustainable agriculture. The Boston-based agricultural technology company sells 320-sq.-ft. containers allowing for indoor hydroponic vertical farming. Customers, called farmers, grow more than 500 varieties of produce year-round, using anywhere from 0 to 5 gallons of water a day. So the […]

Fighting Racial Inequity With A New Franchise Model

Four years ago, Sam Polk formed LA-based Everytable to sell affordable, healthy meals, especially to people in underserved communities. More recently, he launched a new franchise model aimed at helping entrepreneurs of color become Everytable franchisees.

Toilet Paper Social Entrepreneurs See New Spike In Demand

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Though not approaching the levels of last March and April, panic buying of toilet paper has become a thing again. That’s according to Danny Alexander, co-founder of Who Gives a Crap, a social enterprise that donates 50% of its profits to charities focused on providing access […]