Social Entrepreneurs Focused on Education Land $100K in United Way’s OneUp the Pitch

by | Apr 13, 2018
ScholarShot and Education Opens Doors came away with the top awards in the second annual Shark Tank-style event from the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas' GroundFloor accelerator program.
The Altruists
Movers + Shakers:
North Texas Social Innovators You Should Know
by | Jan 22, 2018
Dallas-Fort Worth is home to dozens of creatives who are changing the face of urban planning, social, and educational innovation.
dallas startup week
Dallas Startup Week 2017:
Day 5 Roundup
by | Apr 7, 2017
Take a look back at the sessions, events, social media, and stories from the week.
Akola, Bonton Farms Take Prizes
at ‘OneUp the Pitch’
by | Apr 7, 2017
The event, hosted by the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas, vied five social entrepreneurs for a chance to win $100,000.
social impact

3 Trends Show Capitalism Making a Social Impact

by | Jan 3, 2017
Research shows that in the next few decades, some $30 trillion in assets could be passed down from the previous generation to their successors—primarily millennials.
Akola Launch Party
Gallery: Akola Launch Party + Cocktail Reception
by | Sep 23, 2016
A celebration was held at the flagship Neiman-Marcus store in downtown Dallas Sept. 22. Dallas Innovates was on the scene of the exclusive invitation-only party, where many of North Texas’ most influential women were in attendance.
Akola’s Neiman Marcus Line
Unites Nonprofits, Business
by | Sep 2, 2016
Akola's high-end jewelry line didn’t go from concept to store shelves in eight months without collaboration.