Operation HOPE and the New York Stock Exchange Partner to Empower Youth Entrepreneurs

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Financial inclusion nonprofit Operation HOPE, Inc. (HOPE) and premier equities house New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) today announced a trailblazing partnership, which includes funding for two HOPE Business In A Box Academies through the NYSE Foundation, and a public funding opportunity for student participants. “Taking Every Kid Public” enables the average citizen, company, or foundation to invest between $50 and $500 into a student’s business idea, through the HOPE crowdsourcing website in partnership with NYSE.

Source: The Sacramento Bee (link opens in a new window)

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Entrepreneurship, Impact Assessment
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entrepreneurship, impact investing, SME finance, social impact