Posts Tagged ‘Social entrepreneur’

United Way’s 2019 GroundFloor Fellows Are Largest Class Yet

Posted by Rachel Linch

The largest class of 2019 GroundFloor fellows has been announced, and they are planning to bring big, diverse social change to the North Texas community.

The purpose of the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas’ GroundFloor program is to help early-stage …

Social Entrepreneurs Vie for $100K in ‘Shark Tank’ event ‘With a Heart’

Posted by Heather Noel

Five social entrepreneurs will be competing in a Shark Tank-style pitch contest April 6 at The Bomb Factory in Dallas. 

During “OneUp the Pitch,” social entrepreneurs will present their solutions to community issues in front of five …

The Dallas of My Dreams

Posted by Suzanne Smith

IMPACT IS THE SOCIAL SECTOR’S NEW GUIDING STAR


I am a rarity in Dallas—I grew up here. I was born at Medical City and grew up outside of Dallas in the rural outskirts of Rockwall. We lived on 50 acres, …