Latest Social economy Stories

2013-07-29 23:23:09

Cloud-Based Lending Leader Adds School Development Hire with 17 Years’ Experience New York, NY (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 LendKey, the cloud-based lending technology company located in New York City, today announced that Patrick Ziegler has joined the company as Director of School Development (East Region) serving schools in the EASFAA and SASFAA regions. Ziegler brings over 17 years of experience in financial aid, student lending and college planning to his new role. His diverse background...

2013-07-16 23:17:13

FlipOver.org is a multiplatform crowdfunding and crowdsourcing solution that empowers social entrepreneurs to catalyze change within connected communities. The company has signed a strategic agreement with Karang Taruna, Indonesia’s largest volunteer neighborhood youth organization and recently launched the world’s first social GPS network, to help identify social welfare issues around the globe. Bilbao, Spain (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 Mobilize your solidarity, FlipOver.org today...

2013-05-09 23:40:49

Peer-to-peer lending startup introduces online lending community to support small business growth in the United States. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 08, 2013 Funding Community, Inc., a pioneer in small business funding solutions, announced today that the company has launched the United States´ first peer-to-peer lending platform for small business loans at http://www.fundingcommunity.com. The New York City based startup allows any individual to make an interest-bearing loan in support of...

2013-04-29 23:01:46

The new report - The State of Civil Society 2013 - catalogues the experiences of activists and non-governmental organisations across the world. It concludes that the optimism within civil society of 2012 has evaporated. Johannesburg, South Africa (PRWEB) April 29, 2013 International development efforts are being undermined by the rising tide of legal restrictions, funding cuts and violence faced by civil society around the world, according to a new report from CIVICUS, the global civil...

Word of the Day
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.