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Technical.ly DC   |   December 2, 2015
Kate Glantz’s eight years spent working in international development introduced her to the needs of many nonprofits around the world; her experience as a... Read more
DC Inno   |   December 1, 2015
Washington, D.C. is unique as the spot where government and advocacy work mix and mingle, creating fresh innovations and drawing some of the most talented... Read more
DC Inno   |   November 24, 2015
Of the startups who have completed part one of Washington, D.C.-based The Halcyon Incubator's three part program, 93 percent have subsequently received funding... Read more
Washington Business Journal   |   November 20, 2015
The D.C.-based S&R Foundation’s anchor program, the Halcyon Incubator, has unveiled its fourth cohort of fellows — entrepreneurs setting out to solve 21st... Read more
DC Inno   |   November 19, 2015
On Thursday, social entrepreneurship startup hub, the Halcyon Incubator, announced its newest class of companies to join the program. The incubator, which... Read more
DCInno   |   October 28, 2015
When a city's innovation economy is on fire, it's the result of thousands of people and companies, across a variety of categories, heating up their respective... Read more
Entrepreneur   |   September 17, 2015
  After Brian Ferguson was wrongfully convicted of first-degree murder and imprisoned for 11 years, he and brother Albert Ferguson began developing Startline (... Read more
The Hoya   |   September 4, 2015
Food waste is not a pretty topic by any count. More than $165 billion in food is thrown out every year in the United States alone, accounting for more than 20... Read more
The Washington Diplomat   |   August 27, 2015
In the heart of Georgetown, the next great thinkers in social entrepreneurship are at work on innovative solutions to sustainability, health, social justice,... Read more
Harvard Kennedy School   |   August 10, 2015
Mariama Kabia MPP 2014 is helping empower a generation of young girls in a part of the world where opportunities can be scarce. As co-founder of Memunatu... Read more
Washington Business Journal   |   August 5, 2015
We told you Tuesday about the first-ever White House demo day on Tuesday, which featured 32 early- to growth-stage companies sharing their personal stories and... Read more
August 4, 2015
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) today announced the 80 winners of the second annual Growth Accelerator Fund Competition. The... Read more
DCInno   |   July 27, 2015
Looming over a row of brick townhouses in a historic neighborhood on the west-end of Georgetown sits Halcyon House, a social entrepreneurship incubator that’s... Read more
Springwise   |   June 24, 2015
People naturally gravitate towards news stories that interest them, and at the end of a powerful story there is often a natural human response to engage and... Read more
June 23, 2015
BOSTON – Global nonprofit Echoing Green today awarded Solstice Initiative founders Steph Speirs and Steve Moilanen a highly competitive and coveted Fellowship... Read more
How We Made It In Africa   |   June 17, 2015
Start-up: Sanivation Andrew Foote is co-founder of Sanivation, a Kenya-based start-up that solves sanitation challenges in crowded urban areas and provides... Read more