In this season of gratitude, we are thankful to have been awarded multiyear funding from the USDA towards our Mangrove Incubator Kitchen in Flatbush, envisioned as a community wealth hub building sustainable food businesses in Brooklyn by connecting high-barrier entrepreneurs with local and regional farm sourcing.
More information can be found on the official USDA press release here:
Additionally, we're humbled to have been allowed to center the stories of Philadelphia's diverse entrepreneurs, a cornerstone of the City's economy, culture, and communities. Built by Philly is a platform to connect and grow small business through better opportunities and resources; hear their stories, explore the research, and help build a better business ecosystem at https://builtbyphilly.org/ And you can read more about our work on the larger initiative here Philadelphia Equitable Entrepreneurship Ecosystem (thisisurbane.com)!
Please find more media coverage on Built by Philly as follows:
Philadelphia Tribune: United Way launches initiative to build equitable entrepreneurship ecosystem