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Portland Fund Fuels Minority and Women Entrepreneurs

March 29, 2016View for printing

Often referred to as the "Whitest City in America," Portland, Oregon, has made concerted efforts in recent years to support its burgeoning minority entrepreneurial class. Last August, the Portland Development Commission set out to raise $3 million for its new Inclusive Startup Fund aimed at fostering minority business growth in the city -- positioning Portland as a leader in shaping an ecosystem earmarked for demonstrable inclusive innovation.

By Sherrell Dorsey

Full Story: https://nextcity.org/daily/entry/port ... trepreneurs
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