Odisee is a university college with six campuses in Aalst, Brussels, Dilbeek, Schaarbeek, Ghent and Sint-Niklaas. It was founded in 2014 as a result of the merger between Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUB) and KAHO Sint-Lieven. Odisee and the Miro research group, which is affiliated with the Social Work programme, Campus Brussel, jointly founded Growfunding.
In december '16 an exciting collaboration between Growfunding and Rotary Club Candersteen Brussels, a bilingual (Dutch and English) club, was established. Rotary Club Brussels Candersteen funded not only a part of the growfunding website, growfunding also received a standing invitation to pitch projects during the weekly meetings. In exchange, Growfunding provides their knowhow and website to strengthen the fundraising activities of Rotary Club Brussels Candersteen.
Ubiqus Belgium (formerly Data Translations) is a B2B language service provider and a major player on the professional translating scene in Belgium. The company is trusted by over 1,000 clients, among which private-sector companies across all industries as well as high-level Belgian and international institutions. It currently employs around 20 in-house staff members, including no less than 10 translator-revisers who ensure a high level of quality and flexibility in the company’s service provision. www.ubiqus.be
SoCrowd or social crowdfunding is an innovative and creative financing instrument for organisations which offer social added value. They support organisations that generate social added value with interest-free loans. SoCrowd was involved in the research phase of Growfunding. Since then, it has remained a major partner.
The Brussels lawyers of Modo advocaten-avocats, assist Growfunding with legal advice in the framework of their programme on innovative thinking. They make their legal and strategic expertise available to our platform.
We think our website is a real eye-catcher. Do you too? It is entirely thanks to the hard work of Thijs Degheldere, an entrepreneur who is passionate about and interested in social innovation.
The Flemish Community Commission (Vlaamse Gemeenschapscommissie, VGC) is one of the main subsidisers of Growfunding. Every year Growfunding receives a structural subsidy from the Cities Fund.
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