1Philadelphia’s Innovation Weekend Brought $60K to these Black and Brown Founders

1Philadelphia, the inclusive tech talent pipeline project that gathers cross-sector partners to create opportunities for communities of color, hosted a slate of events this weekend to work toward and celebrate its mission.

Over three days, it brought together founders, high school student entrepreneurs, local government officials and those being honored in the 1Philadelphia Innovation Awards. Events this weekend included virtual career development sessions, an innovators after-party, a capital-focused breakfast for founders and fund managers, an “innovation bowl” for high school students and Technical.ly’s own Most Diverse Tech Hub reception.