NEWS/DIVERSITY: CSUF Receives $40M Gift Based on Its Commitment To Educating Students From Underserved Areas
Cal State University Fullerton received the largest donation in its history — $40 million — based on its commitment to educating students who come from communities that have been chronically underserved. The gift was given by philanthropist MacKenzie Scott — the
This article was previously published by SoCal Tech, with whom OCSN has a partnership: San Diego-based Lead Inclusively, a consulting firm which provides technology-enabled services around diversity, equity, and inclusion, said last week that it has raised $1.5M in a funding round.
ListReports, which develops marketing products for realtors and mortgage loan officers received an additional $555,000 in a debt funding round from lender Lighter Capital. ListReports launched four years ago and has HQ in Orange. The new funding is the seventh tranche
OC Startups Now will periodically run Q&A’s with interesting entrepreneurs, investors and other key players in the OC startup/innovation ecosystem, in their own words. This Q&A is with Parham Javaherian, the CEO of Eyes 4 Lives, which created an optical
A co-working company that focuses on female entrepreneurs is looking for licensees in OC. Hera Hub, with HQ in San Diego, is comprised of co-working spaces where entrepreneurial women can create and collaborate in a “spa-like” environment. But the co-working spaces
A tech startup with the goal of modernizing the moving process - by streamlining and digitizing the process of getting estimates - recently received a $100,000 investment from Tech Coast Angels’ ACE Fund III. Tech Coast Angels, (TCA) is the leading
It may be the only pitch show where entrepreneurs give their pitch in an actual elevator. It may be the only pitch show where sports celebrities, like former NFL running back Rashad Jennings, do a shimmy dance to celebrate when