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Globe and Mail: Startups aid charities by committing now, paying later
April 20, 2017

Originally published in The Globe and Mail on April 17, 2017 Written by Brenda Bouw A growing number of Canadian startups are pledging to turn […]

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Press Coverage: Wattpad, Wealthsimple and Overbond Join The Upside Foundation 150×150 Challenge to donate equity to charity
April 5, 2017

The launch of the 150×150: Turn Equity Into Charity challenge has been covered by Betakit, Finextra, NCFA, Pledge 1%, and StartupHereToronto.  

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The Upside Foundation Opens The Toronto Stock Exchange
April 4, 2017

This morning, The Upside Foundation opened the Toronto Stock Exchange, to pay homage to the ultimate startup dream of taking your company public, and to […]

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BlueCat Acquisition Leads to a Donation to the Upside Foundation
April 4, 2017

The Upside Foundation of Canada Donates Proceeds from its Second Exit The Upside Foundation holds stock options in many Canadian companies, and when those companies […]

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Wattpad, Wealthsimple & Overbond Kick Off The Upside Foundation’s 150×150 Challenge
April 4, 2017

Today we are excited to announce the launch of 150×150: Turn Equity Into Charity, our campaign to double our membership to 150 companies as we […]

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The Upside Foundation Reaches 75 Member Companies with Porpoise
January 25, 2017

Startups across Canada have an enormous potential to generate significant economic and social impact through their business operations.  Accompanying this potential is a responsibility to […]

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Upside Foundation Board Member Gerry Pond appointed a Member of the Order of Canada
January 5, 2017

We are very proud to share that Upside Foundation Board Member Gerry Pond has been appointed a member of the Order of Canada, “for his contributions to […]

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Upside Breakfast in Vancouver
December 8, 2016

During Vancouver Startup Week, the Upside Foundation hosted a Community Breakfast. The breakfast, held on September 27, was an opportunity for the Upside Foundation network […]

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#CelebrateTheUpside
December 1, 2016

#CelebrateTheUpside was a campaign to celebrate and encourage giving back from the Canadian startup community.  Through the campaign, members of the community were invited to […]

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The Elusive Digital Marketing Ninja: An Upside Foundation Member Dinner
December 1, 2016

An evening for Upside members to learn and connect. At our Member Breakfast in August, two key insights came out of our discussion. Our members are […]

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