Wendt Foundation Renews Support for Launch NY

Committing $50,000 to “Filling the Gap in Regional Seed Funding to Transform the Economy”

January 24, 2017

Upstate New York, January 24, 2017 – Launch New York, Upstate New York’s first and only venture development organization (VDO) focused on making the 27 counties of Upstate a thriving hub of start-up business activity, today announced that it will again receive support from the Margaret L. Wendt Foundation as part of its latest round of public-private awards that include the U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration and the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation. The award, totaling $50,000 will fuel scale up of the Launch NY Seed Fund that was introduced in 2016 to provide hard-to-find seed funding to the most promising high-growth startups.

Wendt Foundation Renews Support for Launch NY

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