News Archives - Upside Foundation of Canada

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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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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75 Members Porpoise

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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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 Upside Foundation Welcomes Real Ventures as a New Community Partner
October 26, 2016

The Upside Foundation of Canada is excited to announce a partnership with Real Ventures. Real Ventures is Canada’s largest and most active seed venture fund. […]

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Wellington Financial is a Founding Donor to the Upside Foundation
September 6, 2016

August 8, 2016.  By Mark Usher at Wellington Financial. The Upside Foundation is the brainchild of Toronto-based venture capitalist, Rob Antoniades, and Janie Goldstein. We […]

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The Upside Foundation Welcomes Founder Institute Toronto as a New Community Partner
July 27, 2016

The Upside Foundation of Canada is pleased to announce a partnership with Founder Institute Toronto.  Founder Institute is the world’s premier startup launch program for […]

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