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United Way of Tarrant County Awards $35,000 in Seed Money to Local Social Entrepreneurs through KERNEL LIVE!

United Way of Tarrant County recently awarded $35,000 to three local entrepreneurs during its second annual KERNEL LIVE! event, the culmination of a competition designed to foster collaboration to advance social innovation, entrepreneurship and positive impact in the community. “The United Way of Tarrant County […]

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Sophomore year of KERNEL

We’re super excited to be in the sophomore year of KERNEL, our social innovation program. This year we’ve partnered with Tech FW and the Fort Worth Business Plan Competition to provide applicants many ways to get funding and hone their proposals/business plans.  In 2017, KERNEL […]

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KERNEL 2017 Gets Under Way

United Way is beginning the second year of KERNEL, its social innovation program designed to fund new and innovative programs that can make a lasting impact in the community in the areas of education, income and health. Last year, three organizations received awards totaling $35,000 […]

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Job Training’s Impact on Economic Development

Job training’s impact on local economic development was the topic of a June 15 Community Conversation held at Lena Pope and sponsored by United Way and its event partners JPMorgan Chase Foundation, Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County, North Central Texas Council of Governments and Tarrant […]

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