Women with a flair for fashion will find a wider audience to share their fashion sense with when they become members of Girls United. The Internet’s newest crowdsourcing app is dedicated to empowering women and bringing them together by promoting something they all have in common: a flair for fashion.
“Girls United is devoted to a vision of a platform where women express and share their sense of style in a fun uplifting community,” says founder Elle Benét.
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CabinetHardware.org Looking to Help Recent Crisis and Disaster Victims Vie for Potential Grant Funding to Rebuild and Move Forward
CabinetHardware.org has announced it is actively seeking organizations and individuals trying to rebuild in the aftermath of a crisis or natural disaster, to qualify for potential grant funding to help rebuild homes, businesses and communities. Through its charitable arm The FlowOver Project, CabinetHardware.org makes grant opportunities available to qualified disaster survivors and worthy organizations throughout the U.S. and worldwide.
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The Store is a new crowdfunding model for launching products through advance ordering. The traditional product focus group is replaced with a marketplace where products can be pre-ordered with the funds accumulating towards a manufacturing run. Pre-orders prove market demand while at the same time raising money for production.
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Vovation LLC, the perfect place and an easier way for innovators and inventors to get their products funded and into the marketplace through crowdfunding.Read More →
The company offers a variety-of-categories for crowdfunding platforms but has a focus on consumer-products. Vovation.com founder, Conley Giles, advocates his passion for changing the way consumer-products are introduced into the market:
“The challenge in the past has always been the huge investment in both money and time necessary to develop, patent, manufacture and market a new invention or product. As the inventor, you had to experience this tremendous-cost and risk before you ever received your first order. Vovation has forever changed the way new products are developed and introduced into the marketplace by helping to greatly reduce this risk.”
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Bridging the gap between Africa’s current banking system that fails to help innovative African entrepreneurs emerge, Jumpstart Africa will operate with complete transparency.
“Many avid supporters of Africa believe that aid given to Africa actually hurts Africa,” said Ahmed Zikrem, CEO & founder, of crowdfunding platform –Jumpstart Africa. “We propose a new way of giving directly to an entrepreneur who is going to start a business that will solve a problem, provide jobs and stimulate local economies. We want to empower the people of Africa – not give them a fish but help them to fish on their own.”
SOURCE:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/jumpstart-africa-to-revolutionize-how-the-world-supports-africa-235220611.htmlRead More →