Tagged: rise

Blockchain Platform Humaniq Secures $3.9 Million Initial Coin Offering & Joins Barclays’ Rise Community

Blockchain company Humaniq announced on Wednesday it not only joined Barclay’s Rise community, it also secured $3.9 million in initial coin offering (ICO) funding. This news comes just a few days after the company appointed a new CEO, Dinis Guarda, and 20 members to its… Read More

Elevate Announces Two Customer Financial Progression Milestones

Elevate, a provider of innovative online credit solutions for non-prime consumers, announced on Wednesday it has achieved two major customer financial progression milestones.  According to Elevate, over 55,000 customers using its RISE product have improved their credit scores and more than 20,000 RISE customers are… Read More

24-Year-Old Rape Survivor Launches GoFundMe Initiative In An Effort to Pass Sexual Assault Survivor Bill of Rights

This week, Amanda Nguyen 24-year-old rape survivor and founder of national civil rights nonprofit, Rise, took to crowdfunding platform GoFundMe to raise $450,000 as part of her mission to get Sexual Assault Survivor Bill of Rights passed. Nguyen revealed that she has made it her life’s mission to strengthen the… Read More

Inkshares Announces Winners of Nerdist Publishing Contest

Inkshares, a crowdfunded book publisher, and Nerdist, the wildly popular digital network founded by comedian and television personality Chris Hardwick, announced today the winners of the Inkshares Nerdist Collection Contest. In a surprise decision, Nerdist shared that two, not one, of the five finalists will… Read More