#ICYMI: ICA Fund Good Jobs Companies in the news & sharing our Calendar

We don't know about you but it's been a busy month at ICA Fund Good Jobs! And with the big 20th Anniversary event, Startup Strategies, our mixer with a Great Place to Work, and the La Cocina Conference, not to mention expanding our education, acceleration, and investment work, we're not slowing down!

In light of that, you might have missed some of our companies in the news. Here's a recap:

Portfolio Company Red Bay Coffee has just launched a new partnership with Sweet Unity Farms and is working to "Bridge the gap between African farmers and the Bay Area coffee industry". Check out the Chronicle piece here.

Portfolio Company Red Bay Coffee has just launched a new partnership with Sweet Unity Farms and is working to "Bridge the gap between African farmers and the Bay Area coffee industry". Check out the Chronicle piece here.

 Reem Assil, owner of Good Jobs Accelerator company Reem's is looking to "be a bridge between what Americans want and what my own community wants". What does that mean? It means she's opening a restaurant in Oakland and we can't wait.

 Reem Assil, owner of Good Jobs Accelerator company Reem's is looking to "be a bridge between what Americans want and what my own community wants". What does that mean? It means she's opening a restaurant in Oakland and we can't wait.

Our Portfolio company and friendly neighbor Impact HUB Oakland is featured in an article over at Next City discussing how to increase access to capital and equity in investing.  

Our Portfolio company and friendly neighbor Impact HUB Oakland is featured in an article over at Next City discussing how to increase access to capital and equity in investing.  

Accelerator company 4505 Meats is opening shop in Oakland's Laurel district. Read all about chef-owner Ryan Farr's plans to grow his business and create good jobs here.  

Accelerator company 4505 Meats is opening shop in Oakland's Laurel district. Read all about chef-owner Ryan Farr's plans to grow his business and create good jobs here.
 

Best of all, all the companies above will be part of the Good Jobs Marketplace at our 20th Anniversary event!

And here are two things that additional items we are very proud of: 

And, in case you missed it, a couple of weeks ago, we launched the Good Jobs Accelerator! Click on the photo to see all of our Accelerator Companies and the entire Accelerator network. 

And, in case you missed it, a couple of weeks ago, we launched the Good Jobs Accelerator! Click on the photo to see all of our Accelerator Companies and the entire Accelerator network. 

Then just released this week – we are featured in a new white paper from the Opportunity Finance Network and we're very proud. Read it here.

Then just released this week – we are featured in a new white paper from the Opportunity Finance Network and we're very proud. Read it here.