Entries by deborah

Pristine Engineers Inc

Pristine Engineers provides engineering, design, and construction administration services on HVAC, electrical, plumbing, fire protection and renewable energy systems. They design energy-efficient systems for buildings in New England that result in energy and water savings. The founder, Golam Mustafa, is committed to hiring diverse team members and providing opportunities for career development. In 2019, BII […]

Pristine Engineers Inc Receives BII Funding

Pristine Engineers provides engineering, design, and construction administration services on HVAC, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and renewable energy systems. They design energy-efficient systems for buildings in New England that result in energy and water savings. Founder and owner, Golam Mustafa and his team of nine have over 170 years of collective experience in the field […]

BII Seeks Marketing and Finance Interns

Boston Impact Initiative is looking for two interns for the 2019-2020 academic year. These are unpaid internships, but we can provide support needed to get school credit. See the descriptions below and email aliana@bostonimpact.com with a resume and brief cover letter if you’re interested! Deadline for applications is Oct 1. Marketing Internship BII is seeking […]

Math Talk PBC

Math Talk is a community-focused education technology Public Benefit Corporation based in Cambridge, MA. Using playful installations, technology and books, Math Talk promotes early math and language development among children. It uses the latest scientific research on cognitive development and is rooted in the cultures of local communities of color. In 2019, BII Fund made […]

MathTalk Secures Funding for Mathscapes and App

MathTalk is a community-focused education technology Public Benefit Corporation based in Cambridge, MA. Founder Omo Moses is an educator and nonprofit leader who was inspired to start the company when his son was born. There is a 60% gap in cognitive development between children in the highest and lowest socioeconomic groups. That’s why BII has […]

TARTTs Day Care Centers

Tartts Day Care is family-owned business that provides quality childcare services for children ages two months to five years. Founded by African-American nurse Bessie Tartt Wilson in 1946, the company is now run by second, third, and forth generation family members. They currently serve over 250 children a year and plan to operate five boutique […]

TARTTs Day Care is Poised for Growth

Tartts Day Care is family-owned business that provides quality childcare services for children ages two months to five years. Founded by African-American nurse Bessie Tartt Wilson in 1946, the company is now run by second, third, and forth generation family members. With a 1 to 5 staff to child ratio, TARTT’s offers thoughtful curriculum and […]

Five Star Plating

Five Star Plating provides quality metal coating and plating services in Massachusetts. Headquartered in Lawrence, MA, they employ over 47 community members and plan to grow their productive capacity, offer new services, and automate processes, adding 30 more jobs in the next three years. The CEO and founder, Fausto Garcia, is a Latino business owner […]

Five Star Plating Invests in Manufacturing Jobs

Five Star Plating provides quality metal coating and plating services in the greater Boston area. Headquartered in Lawrence, MA, they employ over 47 community members and plan to grow their productive capacity, offer new services, and automate processes, thereby adding 30 jobs in the next three years. The CEO and founder, Fausto Garcia, is a […]

Sunwealth

Sunwealth is a pioneering clean energy investment firm working to unleash the power of commercial solar by delivering meaningful returns and tangible impact. In 2017, the company received loans from the BII pilot fund to help finance clean energy on houses of worship and to aggregate solar energy on low-income housing and anchor non-profits in […]