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From Entrepreneur to CEO: An Upside Foundation Breakfast
May 31, 2017

An opportunity for Upside members to learn, reflect and connect. You have the DNA of an entrepreneur. 90% of the time it serves you well. What about […]

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The Upside Foundation welcomes Espresso Capital as a new Community Partner and Member
April 27, 2017

April 27, 2017 The Upside Foundation of Canada is excited to announce a partnership with Espresso Capital. Espresso Capital provides founder friendly capital to technology […]

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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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