Impact Extenders

In-person session | Engage, Info table

January 19, 2023 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us to meet key Philadelphia organizations that are advancing innovation within the region. What resources or connections will you leave with?

ImpactED is an evaluation and training center based in the University of Pennsylvania’s College of Liberal and Professional Studies. We equip social and public sector organizations with critical skills and data to accelerate social change.

Well City Challenge: Community Solutions for Heart & Mind Health. This is a city-wide project accepting applications from everyday innovators with promising solutions to inequity in our healthcare system, specifically around cardiovascular and mental health. There will be over $100K to invest in the most promising ideas.

At Ben Franklin, we’re Partners with a Purpose. Growing the Philadelphia region is our passion. Impact beyond innovation is our goal. We provide capital, counsel, and connections in order to build transformative companies and the communities that help them thrive.

ImpactPHL is a 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to growing the impact investing ecosystem in the Greater Philadelphia region. Our goal is to support the development of an impact investing ecosystem that harmonizes financial returns and social impact returns. Our community includes investors large and small, foundations & endowments, family offices, social entrepreneurs, and business leaders. We connect and grow this community via advocacy, collaboration, events, education, and information sharing.

Philadelphia’s premier office, lab, and coworking space for collaborative innovators in the heart of University City. CIC offers flexible 30-day terms and space for teams of one to 20+ in an environment with industry-leading COVID-19 safety protocols. Our team of exceptional professionals and scientists provides paramount service for all your operational needs. CIC clients have access to a global network of resources, and membership includes a global passport to all other CIC locations. CIC supports companies looking to take their idea to impact. Join us for a tour to learn more about our services and why the best companies choose CIC as their workspace.

The University City Science Center is Philadelphia’s premier catalyst of entrepreneurial activity, healthcare innovation, and economic growth. Established in 1963, the nonprofit has been recognized by The Brookings Institution as a best-in-class investor, mentor, and economic development partner for young technology companies. Working alongside industry partners and leading research and academic institutions, the Science Center has supported over 1,000 early-stage companies to advance healthcare innovation while nurturing a diverse STEM workforce.

ic@3401 is a vetted community of experts, investors, and resources; designed to help ideas become thriving businesses. We offer coworking, incubation, and acceleration for startups.

January 19, 2023
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