Monthly Archives: April 2015

RFP – Inventory of West Philadelphia-based Businesses

Published April 21, 2015

Philadelphia Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) is requesting proposals from qualified individuals or firms to conduct an inventory of West-Philadelphia-based vendors and suppliers around a select list of commodities, and to create a database for maintaining an active list of West Philadelphia businesses.

LISC has engaged American Communities Trust (ACT) as project […]

April 21st, 2015|News|

ACT Launches Impact Strategy in North Texas

ACT has launched the community impact strategy for Tarrant County, through our partnership with Urban Action Community Development (UACD) who provided New Markets Tax Credits financing to support the development of a new facility for Meals On Wheels of Tarrant County.

Read about the Community Impact Strategy here.

April 16th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|

FoodPort in TEDx Manhattan

Stephen Reily, founder and director of Seed Capital Kentucky, presented on the West Louisville FoodPort at TEDx Manhattan 2015. Check out his talk here.

April 14th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|

OMA to master plan a “Food Hub” in Louisville

On Archinect

design knits together a complex program of green industry and public engagement. A new master plan just released by Seed Capital shows a zigzagging complex that is expected to be under construction later this year.

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April 12th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|

Kitchen at Findlay Market on WVXU Cincinnati

Over-the-Rhine chocolatier Paul Picton, owner of Maverick Chocolate Company, is looking for a way to grow his business to include chocolate desserts. But, right now, he doesn’t have the kitchen equipment he needs to experiment and produce products on a larger scale.

Beginning this fall he’ll be able to use a new 8,000 square foot food […]

April 12th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|