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100-day challenge to raise $1 million for female entrepreneurs in Vancouver

[In photo] Maggie Chan, community lead, Raise; Jill Earthy, co-founder Raise Collective, CGO of FrontFundr; Renee Safrata, WeRAISE, founder of Vivo Team; Angela Hamilton, WeRAISE, cofounder of Quupe; Sam Simonton, WeRAISE, founder of AMY Lifestyle; Merideth Schutter, WeRAISE, founder of PROtect App; Anna Heyd, WeRAISE, cofounder of Flax Sleep; Oana Papus, WeRAISE,...

Diversity key to unlock innovative business investments

Note: This post was originally published on Business in Vancouver, by Tyler Nyquvest, on April 24th, 2018. A community of female entrepreneurs, founders and investors has joined forces to improve diversity in business.   Raise Collective was started by Katrina Carroll-Foster and Jill Earthy to increase female representation in founding and investing in companies.   “We really wanted to...

The RAISE Collective Wants to Build Canada’s Community of Women Investors

  Note: This post was originally published on BetaKit on May 19th, 2017.   Eight years ago, Katrina Carroll-Foster, currently the CEO of Kollectively Business Strategies, launched a new business and raised a small amount of funding in Vancouver. Later on, she and her business partner went down to the...