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Tatyerra Spurlock
September 24th, 2018

Local Entrepreneurs are Champions of the Community

Jersey City Entrepreneur, Alex Sartoga, wins the 2018 Start Something Challenge At some point, you may have heard politicians, economists, and community advocates talk about the importance of small business and entrepreneurship to local communities and their economies. We hear words like “job creation” and “increasing tax base” thrown around, but what does local entrepreneurship

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Esther Fraser
July 27th, 2018

The Start Something Summit-A Day in Photos

On Tuesday, July 24, Rising Tide Capital brought all of our communities together for The Start Something Summit; the finale of our 7th Annual Start Something Challenge reimagined to truly provide the Knowledge, Social and Access to Financial Capital needed to stimulate a local living economy. The day began with our 15 Start Something Challenge

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Tatyerra Spurlock
July 20th, 2018

The Start Something Challenge – Sustainability

  The Impact of Sustainability Entrepreneurs  Human life depends on the earth for its subsistence and livelihood. By supporting green initiatives,, sustainability entrepreneurs (or Eco-Entrepreneurs) are addressing serious environment and natural-resource problems.   Joseph Robinson | PPRE- FOREVERGREEN OF CHARLOTTE, INC. We train and certify veterans, people with disabilities, and returning citizens for Green Workforce

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Tatyerra Spurlock
July 20th, 2018

The Start Something Challenge – Food

  The Impact of Food Entrepreneurs  The number of undernourished people on the planet dropped by almost half over the past two decades because Food Entrepreneurs are creating access to sufficient and nutritious food all year round.     Karla Jimenez | Caidos del Cielo Bakery I contribute to the health of those with special

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Tatyerra Spurlock
July 18th, 2018

The Start Something Challenge – Health

  The Impact of Health Entrepreneurs  Health is a key component of human development but as life expectancy continues to improve across the globe, entrepreneurs are creating avenues to access spiritual, physical, and emotional balance, which are essential for well being and quality of life.     Vickie Hishmeh | Get Preventive LLC 8 out

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