SPONSORS

 WeirFoulds advises Canadian entrepreneurs and high-growth companies on all facets of corporate law

Richter is a strategic accounting, business advisory, and financial consulting firm. We are at the forefront of the Toronto and Montreal business communities, supporting dynamic enterprises and emerging companies in their drive to succeed. Richter is a strategic accounting, business advisory, and financial consulting firm supporting Toronto and Montreal business communities in their drive to succeed. 


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COMMUNITY PARTNERS

Pakathon

A platform for purpose-driven people to connect and create an ecosystem for entrepreneurship in Pakistan. 

The Rotman Entrepreneurship & Venture Capital Association at the University of Toronto

Girls RaisingGirls Raising is a quality driven resource community with online and offline tools designed to assist ambitious female founders in Starting, Building, Funding & Growing their businesses.

Youth Fundraising Startup @piggybackr Featured in Forbes and Women2.0

Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2013-01-02

Andrea Lo of Piggybackr, a graduate of the Silicon Valley Founder Institute, has been receiving considerable recognition lately, for her devotion to teaching youth the value of crowdfunding. The startup was recently featured in the Forbes article, “6 Women Entrepreneurs to watch empowering people Through Crowdfunding Platforms”, and on Women2.0, highlighting notable female entrepreneurs aiming to build solutions to help crowdfund the dreams of the next generation.

Andrea was also featured on a segment of TV8 Good Morning Vail, to talk about her initiative and how fundraising can benefit children and young adults.

Be sure to watch the interview below and read the the Forbes article “6 Women Entrepreneurs to watch empowering people Through Crowdfunding Platforms” and Women 2.0 article “5 Inspirational Stories Of Girls In STEM – Or “STEEM” – Fundraising For Good” for more information.

 

                            

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