Corporate Challenge runners brave the rain for the Exchange

Businesses from all over the Buffalo area took part in the 39th annual J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge, which was held on Thursday, June 13, 2019 in Delaware Park. Almost 14,000 participants took part in the 3.5 mile race to raise money for the Beverly Gray Business Exchange Center. “We’re very appreciative and humbled by the Learn more 

JP Morgan Corporate Challange Runs for The Exchange

The excerpt below is from: Buffalo will run for Beverly Gray Business Exchange Center BUFFALO, April 16, 2019 – The memory of Beverly A. Gray, a pioneer for the East Side of Buffalo, will be honored at this year’s J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge as a new initiative in her name is highlighted. JPMorgan Chase will donate Learn more 

Surdna to use impact investing to support entrepreneurs of color

The excerpt below is from: Building an Inclusive Economy by Supporting Entrepreneurs of Color By Don Chen & Shuaib Siddiqui of The Surdna Foundation As other contributors to this series have pointed out, the US economy is deeply inequitable. The median household wealth for black and Latinx families is 12 times less than white households. And as the US Learn more 

UpstartNY: There’s a new resource for businesses on Buffalo’s East Side

  The excerpt below is from: There’s a new resource for businesses on Buffalo’s East Side By Jana Eisenberg Within the Buffalo Niagara region, many positive changes are having an impact: from multimillion-dollar development projects, to an active and growing startup/tech scene. All of this finds many people, businesses, and communities experiencing growth and success. Learn more