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Startup Teaches Coding Skills to Refugees in the Netherlands

The time spent waiting in refugee camps can be used to learn an in-demand skill, as Dutch residents are learning.

3p Weekend: 8 Startups Crafting the Future of Urban Agriculture

As the urban farming industry gains more profile (it was a hot topic at this year's Sustainable Brands conference in Detroit), a growing…

Philadelphia Startup Will Collect Leftover Food During NFL Draft

A Philadelphia social enterprise is partnering with the NFL to collect surplus food at this weekend's draft and reroute it to local hunger-relief…

A New Class of Startups Peddles Diversity-Focused Services

The lack of diversity in the workplace is well known because people are talking about it. The next step is to do something…

Israeli Startup Prevents Water Leaks Before They Happen

As much as 30% of water is lost on the way to its destination, thanks to leaks and aging infrastructure. This Israeli start…

As Meat-Free Burgers Move Mainstream, Impossible Foods Scales Up

Impossible Foods' new production facility in Oakland, California, will scale its meat-free burger availability from eight restaurants today to over 1,000 by the…

4 Clean Technology Trends to Watch in 2017

Roy Wiesner, CEO of Hutchison-Kinrot, a global seed investor in clean-technology startups, says we should pay attention to these cleantech trends this year.

Austin’s New ‘Stationless’ Bike-Share Program Lets You Park Anywhere

A few dozen bike racks and a more lenient attitude about stationless bike-share investments could pave the way for more user-friendly community biking…

Startup Delivers On Future Tech’s Promise For the Disadvantaged

San Diego startup Veyo is using future-tech tools like big data and predictive software to deliver low-cost, non-emergency medical transportation for the economically…

This Vertical Farm Wants to Pioneer ‘Post-Organic’ Food

New Jersey startup Bowery Farming wants to change how you think about organic food -- starting with its definition.

How New Businesses Can Connect With Their Communities

Business leaders who actively engage with their community and its leaders earn more than money — they build the foundation for long-lasting success.

How to Attract Young Talent: A Guide for Startups

If your company can’t afford to offer lucrative salaries or benefits packages, you can still hire young talent positions on a competitive budget.

Will Equity Crowdfunding Accelerate Impact Investing in 2017?

This past May, a new law allowing equity crowdfunding opened a new world of possibilities for social entrepreneurs around the country. Whether or…

Entrepreneurial Innovation Is Driving Disruption in the Food Industry

If industry stakeholders continue to slowly trail entrepreneurs rather than expedite their own efforts, it will be at their own peril; those who…

13 Startups That Are Giving Back to the Community

These 13 startups are exceeding expectations, all while giving back to the community in the form of charitable and social work.