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Philanthropy, the Gay Community and .gay

Since the Gay Community began its coming out and formed human rights (Gay Rights are Human Rights) organizations in the 19th century, the community has known that we were responsible for our own survival.  445 more words

Internet Freedom And The Gay Community

Experiments in Crowdfunding

After watching AJ Leon talk about his fear about his crowdfunding project (on Kickstarter) failing, I got my ‘AHA moment’ about failure: “If I try out a couple of things on Kickstarter, I’d have a couple of public failures on my belt” 400 more words

Ideas

Crowd-funding The Burning Time

When I was working on my last book Alix and Nicky: The Passion of the Last Tsar and Tsarina, I initiated a form of “crowd-funding” to help me finish it, and was fortunate that this met with a good reception from a number of friends who, in return for a contribution of £50, received the dubious honour of being listed in the Acknowledgments. 638 more words

Books

Why you need 3 presentations (with increasing depth) to land investment post your seed round

The 3 step process to raising money post your seed has

a) an overview step – usually at a demo day (3-5 min presentation) or via a warm introduction followed by… 414 more words

Funding

How Funding In Startup Works.. A journey from Idea to IPO..

First, let’s figure out why we are talking about funding as something you need to do. This is not a given. The opposite of funding is “bootstrapping,” the process of funding a startup through your own savings. 1,702 more words

Startup

Mental health helplines - there when you need them?

I was looking through the Ministry of Health’s suicide prevention material the other day, and I came across a list of various mental health hotlines. These services can be amazing, and they’re a valuable resource. 493 more words

Mental Health

Free webinar on $400 million Healthcare Connect Fund

A great chance to learn more…

The Healthcare Connect Fund provides $400 million in funding for broadband
network and access services to be used by rural healthcare facilities and…

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Conferences